UNION CAMP SCENE - CIVIL WAR THERMOPLASTIC CASE & TINTYPE OF SOLDIER'S WIFE - EX+ COND. If you happen to be a collector of Civil War photography, then you will want to seriously consider this fine Union case with a tintype of what most likely was a tintype of a soldier's wife.
The woman is wearing a Civil War era style outfit and is obviously showing off her wedding ring in the image. A bonus is her portrait is also surrounded by a brass patriotic mat.
T he exterior of the case has a geometric pattern on the rear and the pictorial motif of the "Union Camp Scene" on the front. Good luck to all my clientele landing this original cased Civil War era tintype for your collection.CONDITION : Please view my detailed photos for the actual condition of the image and as part of my description. The tintype contains excellent contrast, tonal range and superb sharpness. The image does have some normal spots consistent with the tintype process, but overall, you can see the image and mat are in excellent condition overall. The case has no significant damage such as chips, the hinges remain tight and the pillow in fine condition. There are a few minor hairlines near the clasp and two of the upper corners I have clearly shown in my listing photos. The item "UNION CAMP CIVIL WAR THERMOPLASTIC CASE & TINTYPE OF SOLDIER'S WIFE EX+ COND" is in sale since Sunday, June 13, 2021. 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.