SCARCE PERFECT Antique CDV Photo Album, Antebellum/Victorian/Civil War Period. DESCRIPTION: This is one of the nicest examples of an original antebellum/Civil War period Carte de Visite (CDV) photo album that you will find. Made to hold THE MOST POPULAR PHOTO MEDIUM OF THE DAY, the Carte de Visite photos.25 pages for photos, so made to hold 50 of the standard size carte de visites. Measures standard CdV album size, 6 1/2" x 5 1/2" x 2 1/2 thick.
NICE C de V ALBUM, WITH BEAUTIFUL EMBOSSED PATTERN ON LEATHER FRONT & BACK, gold trimmed pages. BOTH OF THE ORIGINAL MATCHED BRASS HINGES TO HOLD IT TOGETHER ARE STILL IN PLACE AND WORK WELL. These are often broken or missing. Album is in excellent condition overall, including binding, covers, and pages. THIS IS ONE OF THE MOST PERFECT, COMPLETE CdV ALBUMS YOU WILL FIND, AND LOOKS LIKE THE DAY IT WAS MADE.
VERY RARE TO FIND ONE IN THIS GOOD CONDITION!! Just waiting to put your collection of prime, excellent CdV's in.
TO STORE PERIOD CDV'S FROM YOUR PHOTO COLLECTION! YOU WILL NOT FIND MANY IN THIS NICE OF CONDITION.It is also a patent album which is nice, and so marked. The item "PERFECT Antique Civil War, Victorian Patent Carte de Visite Album, Great Binding" is in sale since Friday, July 10, 2020.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Photographs". The seller is "marvinsmom9" and is located in Hampden, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped worldwide.