Ca 1860's civil war 1/4 plate tintype union infantry soldier "death stare". I normally don't put much objectivity into my auctions, but this soldier has the eyes of a man i would not want to run into on the field of battle.
His eyes definitely captivates you. Offered is a civil war 1/4 plate size of a union infantry soldier. Image was taken in the field by one of the photographers who traveled with the "army of the potomac". Gold gilt, tint, and color were added by the photographer to the uniform, buttons, and face.
The flag as well was also colored. Housed in a full pressed wood case with a repaired binding. There are a few bends in the main body of the tin. Some minor surface abrasions and rubs. Please review all scans or photos for details.International buyers: i welcome buyers from the international community. Custom form will accompany all international lots. As a collector, you have my commitment that this item will be handled and sent with the utmost care. I guarantee that it will be protected against hazards such as tape and other destructive items. I always combine for savings on s&h, so if you are a winner of multiple lots; please wait for an invoice to follow. Invoices will be sent out at the close of all auctions for a day. I'm happy to combine for auctions within a 5 day period. Please continue to visit my auctions and add me to your favorite list, as i will be listing a large assortment of memorabilia, ephemera, early photography from the 18th, 19th and early 20th century. All items are from my personal collection.
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The seller is "frodo388" and is located in Central WI. This item can be shipped worldwide.