Winter house of the Itelmen Kamchatka Russia Old print Prevost 1770
Title: Habitation souterraine deco Kamtchadalez... Prevost/Y de Gouaz
Old print of Kamchadal people, the name given to the original inhabitants of the Kamchatka Peninsula. Theirs was a substantial hunter-gatherer and fishing society with up to fifty thousand natives inhabiting the peninsula before they were decimated by the Cossacks in the 18th century.
Size: Sheet app.: 9.5 x 17 cm. 3.75 x 6.75 inches. Condition: View excellent.