RARE 1/8 PLATE THERMOPLASTIC UNION CASE FOR YOUR CIVIL WAR TINTYPE OR AMBROTYPE - As many Civil War image collectors know, these CDV size thermoplastic cases were commonly used to hold tintypes and ambrotypes. If you happen to need a housing for one of the images in your collection, now is the time to consider this rarer style of housing.The unusual case has two different patterns on the exterior. The interior has a very nice velvet pillow and a preserver with mat and cover glass. The image size this case can hold is approximately 2 1/2" X 3 3/4" inches.
Good luck to my clientele winning this wonderful Union case. CONDITION : Please view my detailed photos for the actual condition of the image and as part of my description. The eighth plate does have one significant chip along the exterior edge, however the interior will definitely display an image from your collection beautifully and keep it safe for years to come. One of the remaining latches holds the case securely closed.
Other than a few other minor imperfections all consistent with being over 150 years old, you are considering a great case. The item "RARE 1/8 PLATE THERMOPLASTIC UNION CASE FOR YOUR CIVIL WAR TINTYPE OR AMBROTYPE" is in sale since Sunday, October 27, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Photographic Images\Vintage & Antique (Pre-1940)\Tintypes". The seller is "nic-o-matic" and is located in Lawrence, Kansas. This item can be shipped to United States.