WE WELCOME YOU TO CLASSICLITERATI AUCTIONS. Join us each week for a large and diversified selection of the finest in Masonic antiques and collectibles as well as many other fascinating items. We are a business run by Masons.Our clientele includes Masonic Museums, Libraries and individual collectors the world over. Always having been passionately involved in the study and documentation of Masonic Arts and Historical Artifacts, it gives us pleasure to feature Masonic Collectibles among our various auctions and relish securing good homes for these most wonderful and beautiful cultural treasures of Freemasonry, thus helping to some degree to insure their survival and appreciation for generations to come. Among the Finest Historic Masonic Images! PRESENTING A BEAUTIFUL & VERY RARE & IMPORTANT ORIGINAL HISTORIC ANTIQUE Circa 1860's CIVIL WAR ERA CARTE-DE-VISITE MASONIC PHOTO OF A HOLY ROYAL ARCH FREEMASON IN MAGNIFICENT ORNATE APRON & REGALIA! PHOTOGRAPHED BY NOTED MASONIC PHOTOGRAPHER JOHN S. SPECTACULAR ORNATE APRON & REGALIA! A JOURNEY BACK INTO TIME!
AN IMPORTANT HISTORIC PHOTOGRAPHER, MEDLAR WAS A FREEMASON & A MEMBER OF THE WOODSTOCK KNIGHTS TEMPLAR COMMANDERY! CDV MEASURES APPROXIMATELY 4 x 2 ½ INCHES! Visit Our Classicliterati Auctions Each Week For.. Fascinating, Historic & Unique Collectible Treasures!Regarded by Collectors Worldwide as the Leading Specialist in Masonic, Knights Templar, Odd Fellows, Fraternal and other Secret Society Antiques & Collectibles! We also Feature Many Other Fascinating Collectibles from Throughout the World! We Treat You Like Royalty!! KEEP CHECKING OUR CLASSICLITERATI AUCTIONS! This is an extremely beautiful and very rare and important historical antique circa 1860s Civil War era Masonic Carte-de-Visite CDV photograph of a York Rite Freemason member of the Holy Royal Arch.
The ornate embroidered Apron and Baldric are sensational. This is a historically important authentic early photo of an old-world Mason. Taken in Woodstock, Illinois by John S. Was an important Illinois photographer. He photographed many individuals involed in the Civil War.
Medlar was a Freemason and member of the Woodstock Knights Templar Commandery. His photography is regarded as having great historic value that will increase with time.
The photo is in very good vintage condition with only some normal expected minor wear. This wonderful historic picture measures approximately 4 x 2 ½ inches! AN IMPORTANT AUTHENTIC HISTORIC CIVIL WAR ERA PHOTOGRAPH OF AN EARLY YORK RITE, ROYAL ARCH FREEMASON WEARING GORGEOUS ORNATE EMBROIDERED RITUAL APRON & REGALIA! We regularly feature extremely attractive and also very rare, top quality antiques including among the finest in Fraternal and Masonic Swords and Historic Relics as well as many other fascinating items. Among our clients are Museums and Archives as well as many collectors the world over.Please keep checking our Classicliterati auctions. We try to describe items to the best of our ability.
CHECK OUR AUCTIONS EACH WEEK FOR A WIDE SELECTION OF THE FINEST MASONIC & FRATERNAL SOCIETY SWORDS, ANTIQUES & OTHER FASCINATING QUALITY COLLECTIBLES! GREAT ANTIQUE PHOTO OF A HISTORIC FREEMASON! No part or parts of this ad may be reproduced without permission.
The item "RARE ANTIQUE Civil War MASONIC ROYAL ARCH PHOTO Important FREEMASON PHOTOGRAPHER" is in sale since Thursday, April 25, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Photographic Images\Vintage & Antique (Pre-1940)\CDVs". The seller is "classicliterati" and is located in East Coast. This item can be shipped worldwide.