Item/Description: Large, full-plate 7 3/4" x 10" antique 1800s (19th Century) hand-colored/handpainted tintype ancestor portrait photographic image of a Victorian-era (? Civil War time period) distinguished gentleman with mutton chop sideburns, dapperly decked out in his finest “Sunday best” suit.
Age/Period: Antique - ca 1853-1880s (1800s, 19th Century)
Manufacturer/Identification/Markings/Country of Origin: No attribution, but the handwritten numbers “31265" do appear along the lower front edge
Format: Tintype (tin type), a/k/a ferrotype, photographic image.
Size/Measurements: Large, full-plate measuring 7 3/4"W x 10"H
Quantity: One (1)
Condition: Very good, albeit exhibiting a handful of condition factors, attributable mostly to normal aging. Photo apparently was once framed within an oval picture frame or matting, as portions of the background still evidence.