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Mantua – Bersaglieri awaiting the Train. Which is also already coming in the background. In the meantime two of the soldiers buying melons from a vendor’s tray, from which a third already eats. At the platform richly strung telegraph poles + signaling system. Wood engraving after Franz Skarbina (1849 Berlin 1910) for Adolf Closs, Stuttgart. (1876.) Inscribed: Skarbina Berl. (18)74. / A. Closs, Stuttgart, otherwise as above. 8⅞ × 5⅜ in (22.4 × 13.8 cm). – On both sides Mantua local text.

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