This is an original 1929 black and white halftone print of ancient golden cups, which were crafted in Crete and discovered in a tomb in Vaphio, Sparta, Greece. Both sides of the cups are shown, as well as the full design in a laid out format. The scene represents the capture of wild bulls by the use of a stout net.
This 82+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. Light aging throughout. Light wrinkling. 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 5 x 5 inches; 13 x 13 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: Archaeological, Ancient Cultures, Ancient Civilizations, Housewares, Home Furnishings, Greek, Artifacts