High-Priest at Nablus Reading the Pentateuch. JUDAISM - TORAH READING.

High-Priest at Nablus Reading the Pentateuch.

[New York City]. Harper & Brothers. January 15, 1870.
Full page wood engraving from January 15, 1870 Harper's Weekly, 16 x 11 inches. Staining to left and lower margin of print, spot to upper left corner, three tears up to 1/4 inch to left margin; all faults outside image area; overall very good condition. A dramatic image of a high priest reading from an elaborately decorated Torah scroll in the historic city of Nablus (Biblical Shechem). Item #56493

Price: $38.00