1/9 PLATE RUBY AMBROTYPE - SUPER CIVIL WAR ERA BOY HOLDING AMERICAN FLAG & AN APPLE - IN FULL CASE - OMG! You don't get more Patriotic than this little fella in a Civil War era ambrotype.
Note: The style of star pattern on the flag he is holding is extremely rare. One thing for sure, this "Apple Pie Boy" was a cutie. Just take a look at this blonde charmer and those giant blue eyes. His likeness is surrounded by a beautiful and rarer seen star motif mat.
Whether you are a Civil War photo collector, a collector of images containing American flags or beautiful portraits of children from the mid 19th Century, you cannot go wrong purchasing this amazing cased image. The ninth plate ruby ambrotype resides in a beautiful full case containing the original hinge and working clasp. Good luck to all my clientele winning this spectacular item.CONDITION : Please view my detailed photos for the actual condition of the image and as part of my description. The ninth plate has wonderful contrast, tonal range and super sharpness throughout.
The plate does have some minor scuffs consistent with age, but overall he still displays boldly. The ambrotype remains in a full case with a brilliant red velvet pillow, the working clasp and the original hinge is intact. The item "1/9 PLATE RUBY AMBROTYPE CIVIL WAR ERA BOY HOLDING AMERICAN FLAG & AN APPLE" is in sale since Sunday, December 6, 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.