20 Veterans From G.A.R POST # 2 . Civil War Veterans Outdoor Group Photo Circa. 1890's.
All Vets Are Wearing Lots of Medals and Holding Rifles. One Sargent at Arms is holding a Sword, and One Officer is in rear on Horseback !!!
Original 6 X 8 1/4 inch photo in period shadow box Walnut frame with Gold inner border trim. Outer Frame size is 12 X 13 5/8 inches.
Mint condition frame with Wood glue block reinforcements and Original cut nails and dark rough sawn backboard and original wavy plate glass with some nice air bubbles too.
Photo surface is is excellent overall condition with gentle sun fading. The old Bulls-eye effect was due to the photographers early primitive lens refracting sunlight while shooting this possible wooded battlefield reunion site.
Purchased in Gettysburg, Pa. (possible a reunion site group photo ?)
Professionally matted with gold embossed Letters, with all archival acid free mat and backboard.