Ancient printing matrix with archiepiscopal coat of arms - Woodcut wood carved - 18th century

Description
Ancient printing matrix with archiepiscopal coat of arms - Woodcut wood carved - 18th century
Italy

Ancient carved woodcut print plate depicting an archbishop’s coat of arms. Dating: approximately between 18th and 19th century. This plate was likely used to print the coat of arms on the cover page of a book.
Very well preserved, with dark time patina and slight traces of red ink.


Dimensions: 10.5x7 cm

Lot details
Object
Ancient printing matrix with archiepiscopal coat of arms
Material
Woodcut wood carved
Estimated Period
18th century
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
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