1929 Halftone Print Palaeopathology Surgery Operation Stone Age Skull Wound XGS1


This is an original 1929 black and white halftone print of a drawing depicting a Stone Age Surgical Operation in which a doctor has cut a hole in the patient's skull and will fill it with hot oil. Due to archaeological findings and palaeopathological studies, the skull has been preserved.


This 82+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects.No surface rub.No tears. No water damage. Please note: There is printing on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4.25 x 7 inches; 11 x 18 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: archaeology, prehistoric, ancient