• Creator
  • Hesler, Alexander, 1823-1895
  • Created Date
  • 1857-02-08
  • Publisher
  • Unknown
  • Description
  • 2 1/8 x 2 5/8 inch tintype in a 6 1/2 x 3 3/4 x 1/2 inch case; Abraham Lincoln, beardless, head and shoulders, right profile, cheeks tinted pink; reversed image enclosed in decorative brass mat behind protective glass enclosed in decorative brass frame surrounded by red velvet lining, encased in decorative wooden case covered in purple leather with gilt scallops on edges, decorative red velvet lining front cover, leather hinge, and gold hooks ... more
    2 1/8 x 2 5/8 inch tintype in a 6 1/2 x 3 3/4 x 1/2 inch case; Abraham Lincoln, beardless, head and shoulders, right profile, cheeks tinted pink; reversed image enclosed in decorative brass mat behind protective glass enclosed in decorative brass frame surrounded by red velvet lining, encased in decorative wooden case covered in purple leather with gilt scallops on edges, decorative red velvet lining front cover, leather hinge, and gold hooks and loops attached to case fore edge; sixth-plate tintype. less
  • Format
  • Tintype