Original sixth-plate (1/6) ambrotype in full case. This is a clear glass ambrotype with cover glass and. A piece of black velvet behind to bring out the image. Looks like both soldiers are holding guns and swords. The one on the right is in full uniform with painted.
Gold highlights on his buttons and insignia; guy on. The left has gold watch chain and gold highlights on. There is some speckling and age related discoloration. But the emulsion is STABLE and not flaking. Is intact with light wear, but seems sturdy.Rare unusual history beard confederate north south gettysburg armed southern union military photography photograph 1860s soldier picture antique vintage 1800s. The item "1/6 Ambrotype Photo Two Double Armed Civil War Soldiers Gun, Swords" is in sale since Saturday, June 30, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Photographic Images\Vintage & Antique (Pre-1940)\Ambrotypes". The seller is "jack_mord" and is located in Woodinville, Washington. This item can be shipped to United States.