Antique 1865 Civil War tintype featuring a soldier of the 6th Corps of the Federal Army (Union). Image shows soldier in uniform including the 6th Corps hat badge.
His mustache is truly an impressive addition. The backdrop of the photo shows a tent encampment with a 36 star flag in the foreground and a winding road to fort in the background. The 36 star flag is tinted. 3.75" x 2.5".
Top left corner of the photo is snipped. Photo shows some age, with some creasing.
Photo shows evidence of being kept in an oval frame for a long time, as seen in the last photo. We have a few more Civil War era tintypes that we will be listing in the coming days. The item "1865 Civil War Soldier Tintype Federal Army 6th Corps Badge Tinted 36 Star Flag" is in sale since Saturday, April 14, 2018.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Photographic Images\Vintage & Antique (Pre-1940)\Tintypes". The seller is "eastearlpickers" and is located in New Holland, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica.