Holidays.net Online Store

Holdays.net Home


September 1st, 2014
Labor Day

September 6th, 2014
Carl Garner Federal Lands Cleanup Day

September 7th, 2014
National Grandparents Day

September 8th, 2014
International Literacy Day

September 10th, 2014
World Suicide Prevention Day

September 11th, 2014
Patriot Day

September 15th, 2014
International Day of Democracy

September 16th, 2014
World Ozone Layer Day

September 17th, 2014
Constitution Day and Citizenship Day

September 19th, 2014
National POW/MIA Recognition Day

September 19th, 2014
International Talk Like a Pirate Day

September 21st, 2014
International Day of Peace

September 22nd, 2014
Emancipation Day

September 22nd, 2014
Autumnal equinox

September 25th, 2014
Rosh Hashana

September 25th, 2014
World Maritime Day

September 27th, 2014
World Tourism Day

September 28th, 2014
World Rabies Day

September 28th, 2014
Gold Star Mother's Day

September 28th, 2014
World Heart Day

October 1st, 2014
International Day of Older Persons

October 2nd, 2014
International Day of Non-Violence

 



Search:

1860's Civil War Period Ambrotype Photo Of Musicians In Military Style Uniforms For Sale

1860's Civil War Period Ambrotype Photo Of Musicians In Military Style Uniforms

Rare and original, 1860's, Cased Ambrotype Photograph of two Civil War period Musicians (possibly Union Military). This wonderful, 1/6 plate size, Ambrotype Photo measures approx. 2 1/2" by 3 1/8" and is housed in one half of a floral patter, thermoplastic / gutta percha case.


The Ambrotype depicts two musicians in uniform- one playing a fife and the other holding what appears to be a swagger stick. Both men wear pants with stripes down the sides of their legs but there jackets do not appear to be military. The Image was sold to us as a military image but we are not convinced that the uniforms they wear relate to an Army unit.


The Image is not identified in any way and while we cannot give any concrete evidence of the identity or the affiliation of the Musicians, we offer it here as simply a very nice, Civil War period Ambrotype Photograph as pictured below.


This rare and original, 1860's, Ambrotype Photo is in very good condition. The Image exhibits sharp focus, strong contrast and rich tonality. The surface is stable and sound with no significant scratches, flaking, surface damage, or surface crazing of any kind. There are 2 or three miniscule surface blemishes (you need a loupe to make them out) but otherwise the Image is exceptionally well preserved. As stated above, the image is housed in one half of thermoplastic / gutta percha case. The Case is brown in color and the half that is present is in very good condition with sharp corners and no chips, cracks, breaks, repairs or damage of any kind. The two hinges are present but the case lacks the second half.


A rare and very attractive, 1860's Civil War period Ambrotype Photograph of two Musicians in uniform and a fantastic addition to any collection!!!

Overseasshippping is extra and cost will be quoted at buyers request. Massachusetts residents must add 6.25% sales tax.

Please check out other early and interesting items offered by this seller on . Click Here to See Our Items We Have for Sale in the Gallery and Click Here to Add Us To Your Favorite Sellers List

Click Here to Discover More About this Item and Many Others on Our New Informational / Non-Commercial / Reference Blog - Walnutts.com.

Important Notes about Shipping Charges:

The amount quoted for Shipping & Handling is calculated by and is equal to the EXACT amount charged by the Post Office plus a $1.00 "packing fee" - the $1.00 fee is our only compensation for the virgin packing materials we use on all of our professionally packaged boxes as well as our cost for the salaried help that does most of our packing - as I am sure you can see, we make NO profit on the Shipping charges and, in fact, our costs are usually greater than the $1.00 fee. Please contact us if there are any issues regarding the cost of shipping.



.


1860's Civil War Period Ambrotype Photo Of Musicians In Military Style Uniforms

This item has been shown 0 times.

Buy Now

1860's Civil War Period Ambrotype Photo Of Musicians In Military Style Uniforms:
$105




Id'd Civil War Soldier Cdv. picture
Id'd Civil War Soldier Cdv.


Id'd Civil War Soldier Cdv. picture
Id'd Civil War Soldier Cdv.


Officers 12th Us Infantry-2 Gen'ls-wia-gettysburg-ft. Hamilton 1864 picture
Officers 12th Us Infantry-2 Gen'ls-wia-gettysburg-ft. Hamilton 1864


Rare General Jubal Early Hand Printed Photo Confederate Civil War Csa Rebel  picture
Rare General Jubal Early Hand Printed Photo Confederate Civil War Csa Rebel


Civil War Soldier Cdv Colonel Hiram Berdan Berdan's Sharpshooters picture
Civil War Soldier Cdv Colonel Hiram Berdan Berdan's Sharpshooters


Civil War Soldier Cdv Mohawk Indian Berdan's Sharpshooter Geo. Squires 1st Usss  picture
Civil War Soldier Cdv Mohawk Indian Berdan's Sharpshooter Geo. Squires 1st Usss


Rare   1st Nebraska Mounted Militia From Missouri picture
Rare 1st Nebraska Mounted Militia From Missouri


Civil War Cdv Photo & Cut Signature Major Gen. Benjamin Butler Ma. Governor picture
Civil War Cdv Photo & Cut Signature Major Gen. Benjamin Butler Ma. Governor


Civil War Photo Union Officer Brig.general 1862 In Very Good Condition Its Mint picture
Civil War Photo Union Officer Brig.general 1862 In Very Good Condition Its Mint


Soldier From Indiana picture
Soldier From Indiana