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1805 Antique botanical copper engraving of a MOSS: Rigid leaved Fork Moss. 208 years old rare print.

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  • Vintage item from the 1800s
  • Materials: paper, antique paper, antique lithograph
  • Ships worldwide from Spain
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  • Vintage item from the 1800s
  • Materials: paper, antique paper, antique lithograph
  • Ships worldwide from Spain
  • Favorited by: 4 people

This shop accepts Etsy gift cards

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DESCRIPTION: This fine and rare copper engraving was printed in London in 1805 by R.Taylor and Co engravers, and published by J.Sowerby, London. It was printed on fine ivory watermarked paper (see last photo) and the image is exquisitely drawn and hand-colored at the time of the publication. Colours are vivid and fresh.

SUBJECT: A MOSS (Rigid leaved Fork Moss - Dicranum rigidulum)
MEDIUM: Copper engraving, printed on fine ivory paper. Reverse side is blank.
SIZE (in inch): 8.8" x 5.1" or 22.5 x 13 cm.
AGE: 208 years.
CONDITION: Very good conditon

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This is an original antique print from 1805, and not a modern reproduction !

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Please note that all antique prints are subject to age toning, but they are marvellous!

The print is ready for framing.



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