Here we offer a Civil War tintype photograph of a young, caped Union soldier, framed in a period 19th century indigo velvet mourning frame under. Wavy glass, which is the kind of sheet glass made prior to modern methods, featuring visible imperfections and a slight wavy lay.
Original velvet is evenly worn around the perimeter and metal is darkened. Some paper has chipped off the wood on the back, which features a wall hanger. Tintype measures approximately 3.25 x 2.25-inches; frame m easures approximately 5.5 x 4.5-inches. This remarkable Civil War era relic will make a wonderful addition to your collection or a very thoughtful gift for an enthusiast.Have you seen all the amazing first and rare editions of iconic books we offer? -- other auctions of classic antiquarian literature and special gifts! Thank you for your interest! The item "Civil War Union Soldier Large Tintype Photograph in Velvet Mourning Frame" is in sale since Tuesday, October 29, 2019.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Other Civil War Original Items". The seller is "iconic-books" and is located in Bronx, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.