Rare chance to own a guaranteed original Confederate ambrotype 1/16 plate image. This image of an unknown young Confederate 2nd Lieutenant, possibly Virginian, comes housed in a full thermoplastic case that is in good condition. Clasp works great, hinges work well. The glass plate of the image does unfortunately have a crack as shown in photos, but overall the image is still very sharp and clear!The young officer is wearing a double breasted frock coat that the buttons have been painted over with gold by the photographer, clearly donning the CS collar insignia of a second lieutenant. Great image, be an absolutely amazing addition to any Civil War collection, Officer images dont come out of the woodworks too often... Any questions please feel free to message we will get to them ASAP. The item "RARE 100% Original Civil War Confederate Officer Ambrotype 1/16 plate & case" is in sale since Saturday, April 21, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Photographs". The seller is "wilbgin" and is located in Bath, New York. This item can be shipped to United States.