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Underwood Stereoscopic Views of Palestine

Auction:
2345
Lot:
304
Sold for:
$176$150

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2345
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 29, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Underwood Stereoscopic Views of Palestine, copyright 1900, set of one hundred cards on mixed gray and cream mounts, showing the Tower of David, Jaffa Gate, panoramic view of Jerusalem, the Valley of Kedfron and Village of Siloam, Tombs of the Prophets, Garden of Gethsemane, a Christian street in Jerusalem, the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, the Easter procession of Greek Patriarchs, pilgrims on the Via Dolorosa, interior view of the Church of the Armenian Christians, the Wailing Wall, the pulpit of Omar, Mosque el-Aksa, the Church of the Nativity, Bethlehem, Mt. Hebron, Mosque Macpelah, the Lonely Convent of Mar Saba, north shore of the Dead Sea, Nablus and Mt. Ebal from Gerizim, the reception room of a Pasha, and others, in double book-form volume, (overall excellent); and a metal Keystone Holmes-pattern viewer.
Estimate $300-400

Keywords

Palestine, Garden of Gethsemane, Mosque el-Aksa, Tower of David, Easter, Kedfron, Village, Church of the Armenian Christians, Church of the Holy Sepulchre, Church of the Nativity, Siloam, Dead Sea, Bethlehem, Mt. Ebal, Nablus, Mosque Macpelah