Historic Gutta Percha Case Eagle Constitution and the Law, Federal Shields with Ambrotype of GirlHistoric Gutta Percha Case Eagle Constitution and the Law, Federal Shields with Ambrotype of GirlHistoric Gutta Percha Case Eagle Constitution and the Law, Federal Shields with Ambrotype of GirlHistoric Gutta Percha Case Eagle Constitution and the Law, Federal Shields with Ambrotype of GirlHistoric Gutta Percha Case Eagle Constitution and the Law, Federal Shields with Ambrotype of GirlHistoric Gutta Percha Case Eagle Constitution and the Law, Federal Shields with Ambrotype of GirlHistoric Gutta Percha Case Eagle Constitution and the Law, Federal Shields with Ambrotype of GirlHistoric Gutta Percha Case Eagle Constitution and the Law, Federal Shields with Ambrotype of GirlHistoric Gutta Percha Case Eagle Constitution and the Law, Federal Shields with Ambrotype of GirlHistoric Gutta Percha Case Eagle Constitution and the Law, Federal Shields with Ambrotype of GirlHistoric Gutta Percha Case Eagle Constitution and the Law, Federal Shields with Ambrotype of GirlHistoric Gutta Percha Case Eagle Constitution and the Law, Federal Shields with Ambrotype of Girl

Historic Gutta Percha Case Eagle Constitution and the Law, Federal Shields with Ambrotype of Girl

This is an impressive gutta percha case containing a sixth plate ambrotype. Also called thermoplastic or a Union case, this case is in excellent condition with an historic subject on the front. The front features an American eagle perched on a scroll that says Constitution and the Law. The corners are decorated with Federal shields with 13 stars.

The back of the case has an elaborate floral design. The embosses maroon velvet is in excellent condition.

DATE: c.1860
MARKS: none found I NEVER remove the photo from the case.
CONDITION: Excellent inside and out. Glossy highlights. Tight closure. The edges of the front closure have a few minor chips. The photo seems to have darkened a bit and the glass has dust underneath.
MEASUREMENTS: Case about 4 inches tall x 3.25. Photo is a ninth plate about 3.25 tall x 2.25.


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ITEM ID
P.077
ITEM TYPE
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Historic Gutta Percha Case Eagle Constitution and the Law, Federal Shields with Ambrotype of Girl

$175

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