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Valetta, from the Quarantine Harbour. Malta

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Article ID EUM4464
Artist Fisher, Son
Title Valetta, from the Quarantine Harbour. Malta
Year ca. 1840
Description View shows the city of Valetta from Marsamxett Harbor, Malta.
Malta's location has historically given it great strategic importance as a naval base, and a succession of powers, including the Phoenicians, Romans, Moors, Normans, Sicilians, Habsburg Spain, Knights of St. John, French and British, have ruled the islands. Malta gained independence from the United Kingdom in 1964 and became a republic in 1974.
Place of Publication London / Paris
Dimensions (cm)14 x 19 cm
ConditionSome browning
Coloringoriginal colored
TechniqueSteel engraving

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