Early-1860s, 6th plate ambrotype of a casually posed young man wearing a naval cap that has hand painted gold highlights. He's also wearing a painted gold ring and smoking a cigar.
Comes in its original case. Ambrotype is in very good antique condition behind original mat and glass. Some of the backing paint on the back of the glass is flaking, which is common and not damage. Case is complete with a taped spine. The item "Great Ambrotype Handsome Cigar Smoking Sailor / Navy Man / Civil War 1860s Photo" is in sale since Friday, April 16, 2021.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Photographic Images\Vintage & Antique (Pre-1940)\Ambrotypes". The seller is "jack_mord" and is located in Woodinville, Washington. This item can be shipped to United States.