1837 Original Steel Engraving Arimathea Israel Palestine Meyers Universum Judaica
Original Steel Engraving
This steel engraving originates from a Dutch edition of ‘Meyer’s Universum’, published and printed by the ‘Bibliographical Institute’ seated in Hildburghausen, Germany in 1837. View of Arimathia in Israel, “city of Judea” It was reportedly the home town of Joseph of Arimathea, who appears in all four Gospel accounts of the Passion for having donated his new tomb outside Jerusalem to receive the body of Jesus.
Publisher: Carl Joseph Meyer
Dimensions of the plate: 258 x 186 mm Dimensions of the engraving: 158 x 120 mm
Condition: Some stains, minor signs of wear.
For other details and condition see the scans
This is an original engraving. We don’t sell reproductions.
Item will be shipped in cardboard tube.