AMBROTYPES WERE USED FROM ABOUT 1854 TO THE MID 1860'S, UNTIL THEY WERE SUPPLANTED BY THE CHEAPER AND MORE DURABLE TINTYPES. THIS AMBROTYPE IMAGE IS STILL SHARP AND CLEAR , THE IMAGE PLATE HAS NO CRACKS OR CHIPS. THE PHOTO IS IN AN ORIGINAL ANTIQUE UNION CASE AND GOLD FRAME WITH ORIGINAL GLASS COVER. THE UNION CASE HAS A PATRIOTIC, MILITARY - VERY NICE THEMED CASE. THE CASE HAS A CLASP WHICH DOES NOT HOLD SHUT BUT IS OTHERWISE IN VERY GOOD CONDITION.THE CASE IS 3.75'' X 3.25''. IMAGE PLATE IS 3.25'' X 2.75''. THE PHOTO WILL BE CAREFULLY PACKED AND FULLY INSURED.
WE WILL LIST SOME US ERROR NOTES , MISMATCHED SERIAL NUMBERS, ALSO CIVIL WAR SWORD.. The item "VINTAGE CIVIL WAR SOLDIER AMBROTYPE PHOTOGRAPH WithUNION CASE" is in sale since Tuesday, May 16, 2017.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Photographic Images\Vintage & Antique (Pre-1940)\Ambrotypes". The seller is "dsolo39" and is located in Randolph, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, Mexico.