Excellent Quarter Plate Ambrotype of Two Armed Union Infantrymen. A very nice Image in Rare Octagonal Case - Gen. Marion's Invitation To Dinner. Here is another excellent quality Civil War image for your consideration. This is a quarter plate octagonal ambrotype image featuring two Union infantrymen in full uniform.
One is seated and the other is standing with his arm around his comrade. Both are wearing pistols and are posed before a fancy hand painted backdrop.
The image is well composed and is in great condition as you can see. A little dusty, don't mind that. This scarce octagonal format image comes housed in an equally rare full octagonal gutta percha case featuring the patriotic design "General Marion's Invitation To Dinner" (Berg #I-24, with less than 60 examples known to exist). The hinges and latches are in great shape and function as they should. The case also closes flush with no warping.
It's a great item with some great history that will enhance any Civil War memorabilia or vintage photography collection. The item "Civil War 1/4 Plate Octagonal Ambrotype Photo Two Armed Union Soldiers Brothers" is in sale since Friday, July 9, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Photographs".kid" and is located in Seneca, Missouri. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay.