Incredibly rare full plate Ambrotype of a man dressed as Uncle Sam (Brother Jonathan) standing next to a cannon while some small revelers (boy sitting on cannon) and girl standing by waving a flag while a larger American flag is draped behind them all. Just a incredible piece of Americana and as rare as they come.
This is believed to be the earliest known photographic depiction of Uncle Sam. Just a unbelievable image all the way around.
CONDITION: Image is in very good condition. Its on clear glass with no backing and no case. Comes with cover glass, mat and preserver.
Image is a FULL PLATE size. Make sure to check out my other great antique images in my store! The item "RARE Civil War FULL PLATE Ambrotype Uncle Sam American Flag Cannon Museum Worthy" is in sale since Wednesday, November 7, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Photographic Images\Vintage & Antique (Pre-1940)\Ambrotypes". The seller is "blackflagvintage" and is located in Dearborn Heights, Michigan.
This item can be shipped to United States.