Antiques, Fine Art & Collectibles. Antique Civil War Era 9th Plate Tintype Photo Man Hand Tinted Gutta Percha Case. DESCRIPTION Antique hand colored gentleman cased tintype. The portrait depicts a young man in evening attire with colored brass buttons.
The mat and preserver are both in good condition as is the soft blue velvet cushioning on the opposite side. The picture is dated January 20th 1862. The gutta percha hard case has acanthus and geometric designs throughout and snaps shut tightly. The daguerrotype case has original A W Peters gallery label, from Beloit, Rock county Wisconsin. This would make a great addition to your rare photographs or civil war collection.
MEASUREMENTS: Framed tintype measures 3" long by 2.5" wide by 1 deep and weighs 3.2oz. CONDITION In generally good condition considering age and use(please see all photographs as they form part of the listing description).Yesteryear Essentials is a local, independent family run antiques store in Los Angeles, CA. It was established in 2011 by me (Pearse) and my wife (Sinead).
Whether you are looking to enhance your home decor or are an avid collector, we try to have something wonderful in stock for everyone. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Photographic Images\Photographs". The seller is "pearsefee" and is located in this country: US.
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