This rare and wonderful, Civil War Tintype Portrait of a double armed Union Army Soldier is in very good condition. The focus is sharp, the contrast strong and the tonality rich and warm although the Image is just a bit dark. The Tintype is clean and crisp and well preserved with a few shallow bends but no major surface scratches, scuffing or significant damage of any kind. The surface is sound and stable with no crazing or flaking.
Overall the Image is very well preserved and displays beautifully!! The Hard Case split at the spine and some small areas of surface loss and other light surface wear as can be seen in the scans below.
A very rare and original, 1860's Civil War Quarter Plate Cased Tintype Photograph of a double armed Union Army Soldier with rifle and revolver featuring a wonderful, camp scene backdrop with American Flag and a fantastic addition to any collection! And Click Here to Add Us To Your Favorite Sellers List.
Click Here to Discover More About this Item and Many Others on Our New Informational / Non-Commercial / Reference Blog - Walnutts. The item "1860's CIVIL WAR 1/4 PLATE TINTYPE PHOTO OF UNION SOLDIER with AMERICAN FLAG" is in sale since Friday, June 05, 2015. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Photographs".The seller is "walnutts" and is located in Brewster, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped worldwide.