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Johannes Ranke, Nordic Bronze Age Artefacts, Chromolithography, Edition 1894

Vibrant print showing gilded Nordic Bronze Age artifacts.

The print depicts swords and axe heads arranged in front of a large shield, besides spearheads and several jewelry items.

Chromolithography published with Johannes Ranke. Der Mensch. Leipzig and Vienna 1894.

Chromolithography was a method of color printing developed in the 19th century.

Chromolithography print

Leipzig and Vienna, edited in 1894

25.2 cm (9.9 in)
17.3 cm (6.8 in)

Clear print, intact and fine. Description on thin paper glued to the side.

Sold 30 USD

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