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~ KOMETEN - COMETS ~ ORIGINAL antique print
Original Antique wood engraving double bookplate
published in Germany
by Bibliographisches Institut, Leipzig
The back is BLANK. A wonderful detailed antique print in great condition - it is 125 years old!
size: approx 12" x 10"
There is something so mysterious about the engravings in this item. The colour is like a dark teal blue, almost black. This would be wonderful framed or even used for design purposes. You really get 11 engraving of comets as they are so detailed. Once scanned you can see the full detail! Amazing. The item is so old the images are well out of copyright so there is no problem to use them in our own creations.
11 comets are represented in this bookplate. They range from 1744 to 1869:
Fig 1: Comet 1843
Fig 2: Comet 1811
Fig 3: Comet 1807
Fig 4: Comet 3 July 1861
Fig 5: Comet 1744
Fig 6: Halleys Comet 1835
Fig 7: Donatis Comet am 5 October 1858
Fig 8: Comet 1819
Fig 9: Winneckes Comet am 13 June 1869
Fig 10: Top view of Comet 30 June 1861
Fig 11: Top view of Comet 1 July 1861
Comes in new clear sleeve protected with firm cardboard and in a flat mailer. Will come folded along it's original fold line.
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