There are also some tarnish mark throughout the gold metal frame. We have no provenance for the item. We have made no attempt to clean or restore the item.
The tintype comes with the brown gutta percha case pictured. The case measures approximately 4 1/8" X 5 1/8". The gutta percha case has some visible cracks, chips, and dings on it.
There is a piece of the case missing by the hinge but the case still opens and closes fine. If you have any further questions, please ask. The item "Antique Tintype 1860s CIVIL WAR Tintype Photo Soldier Bayoneted Musket Revolver" is in sale since Sunday, May 2, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Photographic Images\Vintage & Antique (Pre-1940)\Tintypes". The seller is "mademod" and is located in Los Angeles, California.
This item can be shipped to United States, Canada.