Ninth Plate Ambrotype of Confederate Soldier Possibly from Georgia

Ninth plate ambrotype of Confederate soldier sporting a long beard, with his cheeks highlighted in pink and the buttons on his jacket tinted gold. The style of uniform worn by the subject suggests that he may be a rebel from Georgia. Housed in full, thermoplastic Union case, Beehive, Farm Motif [Berg 1-147]. 

Purchased from the Bryan Watson Collection of Civil War images. 


Light tarnish along perimeter where plate meets mat. Clarity and contrast very good. Few minor spots. 

Estimate: $500 - $700
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