RARE PATRIOTIC 1/9 PLATE AMBROTYPE - CIVIL WAR ERA WOMAN HOLDING AMERICAN FLAG - If you are a Civil War Era image collector, you certainly will realize the rarity of this unique ninth plate ambrotype. The attractive young lady proudly displays what appears to be a Patriotic Parade Flag in her hands. I love the hint of smile on her face and that wonderful patterned frock she was wearing. Note the patriotic mat surrounding her portrait.Her lovely likeness resides in a nice full case for your enjoyment. A great investment for your personal collection. CONDITION : Please view my detailed photos for the actual condition of the image and as part of my description. The ninth plate ambrotype retains excellent contrast, tonalities and superb sharpness. There are a few stains mainly in the backdrop consistent with the age of this photographic process.
The case has a nicely restored leather exterior hinge, the original interior hinge, the working clasp and a wonderful red velvet pillow adjacent to her portrait. The item "RARE PATRIOTIC 1/9 PLATE AMBROTYPE CIVIL WAR ERA WOMAN HOLDING AMERICAN FLAG" is in sale since Sunday, December 27, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Photographic Images\Vintage & Antique (Pre-1940)\Ambrotypes". The seller is "nic-o-matic" and is located in Lawrence, Kansas.
This item can be shipped to United States.