Alligator Trap Southern Ingenuity Hunting 1884 antique engraved printBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
An Alligator Trap
(Capturing Violent & Dangerous Beast)
Issued 1884, by Harpers Weekly
Fine original antique wood engraved print.
Printed in the 19th century on quality paper which retains its inherent structural flexibility and soundness.
In Good+ or better condition, moderate age toning to sheet as typical, and some small scattered spotting or foxing, overall the image is clean and very attractive, please inspect visual scan closely [note: we grade very conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws].
Text on verso as issued, an original leaf from this once popular illustrated 19th century periodical.
The printed area remains visually pleasing, a nice impression of an interesting image well worthy of display or gift giving.
Any minor defects along the sheet edges and in the margins may be seen in the photos.
Sheet measures c. 10 5/8" W x 15 7/8" H.
Engraved area measures c. 9" W x 11 1/4" H.