Wonderful content in this 1/4 plate tintype of a mounted Union Infantry or cavalry soldier holding a Colt Rifle. Note broadsides on wall next to the soldier also. Great content is spoiled by the image being dark. But where do you ever see a colt rifle in a hard image, very rare. A detailed scan is the second photo here trying to show you the detail on this great image.In a full case with repaired hinge. The item "Civil War Era Tintype 1/4 Plate Union Cavalryman Holding Colt Rifle" is in sale since Saturday, October 10, 2020.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Photographs". The seller is "civil_war_photos" and is located in Midland, Michigan. This item can be shipped worldwide.