Fine early 1870s full plate painted tintype. A small child with gold painted necklace holding a small painted sprig of flowers. The rick rack on his sleeves are painted blue. Blanket is a deep dark red. The background is lovely with painted greenery. Condition is good, it displays beautifully. There are some wrinkles to the tin some paint loss. Image is a bit dark. A fine addition to your collection. Measures 6 1/4 x 8 1/4
Circa late 1890s - Victorian era post mortem mounted photo of a deceased little girl laid out in a white dress. She has a floral wreath on her head and flowers next to her clasped hands. Posed upright against a pillow. Eyes are slightly open. Mounted on white board with fancy embossed border. Condition is good there is light soiling and minor surface/age wear. Lower left corner of image is coming apart from the board but is not an issue. Measures 4.5 x 5.5
Small 1/4 plate tintype of a little boy with pink tinted cheeks posed in a little boat against a painted backdrop. This type of pose was usually taken at carnivals. Excellent color & clarity. Back is dark chocolate brown. Good condition, minor surface/age wear.
Early 1860s Post Mortem Cdv - Little Boy Darling Tommie
Early 1860s Post Mortem CDV of a deceased little boy. Only his little face was photographed. His open eyes are sunken and lips are pulling back exposing his tiny teeth. In faint pencil at the bottom is writting Darling Tommie . A sad & touching image. Condition is good with minor age wear, soiling. An excellent early post mortem image to add to your collection.
Victorian Post Mortem Old Sickly Woman Cabinet Photo
Excellent Victorian era post mortem oversized cabinet photo. An emaciated old woman posed sitting up. Eyes are sunken and her torso has a strange stiff look as if there is something under her black dress holding her up. Could possibly be pre mortem or taken just before death but I believe her to be deceased. A fascinating x 7 1/4 .
Cabinet Card Photo Pair Of Children Bored Wisconsin
This is a cabinet card photo of a pair of children, the youngest in a chair looking bored or stupified and the older trying to look jaunty and cool. The photo measures 6.5 inches high by 4.25 inches wide, has a plain back and is signed Ishmael, Cassville, Wis. for Wisconsin, USA and dates to 1870-1880s. The cabinet card is in very good +++ condition with a fancy border, a mild bit of soiling and a place on the back where a price tag was at some time leaving a glue shadow. In archival sleeve.
This is a very early cabinet card photo of a startled or scared baby on an Eastlake victorian settee or chair. The photo measures 6.5 inches high by 4.25 inches wide, has a plain back with no marks and dates to the 1860s in the USA. The cabinet card is in good condition with just a general age discoloration, a place on the back where a price tag was at some time leaving a glue shadow and 2 edge cracks, tears. In archival sleeve.
This is a cabinet card photo of a blonde woman from Denmark with a gorgeous lace blouse. The photo was taken in the 188-1890s by Chr. Neuhausen ftf Oluf Jorgensen, kjobmagergade which is in Denmark. The photo measures 6.5 inches high by 4.25 inches wide and has a plain back. The cabinet card is in very good +++ condition with just a bit of mild age discoloration and a place on the back where a price tag was at some time leaving a glue shadow. In archival sleeve.
Cabinet Card Photo Quebec City Gent Horseshoe Tie Tac
This is a cabinet card photo of a man in a studio set with a desk and chair in a city suit with tie and horseshoe tie tac. The photo was taken in the 1860s by M. D. Kilburn, Coaticook Quebec Canada. The photo measures 6.5 inches high by 4.25 inches wide and has a plain back. The cabinet card is in very good +++ condition with just a bit of mild age discoloration and a place on the back where a price tag was at some time leaving a glue shadow. In archival sleeve.
Cabinet Photo 1895 Young Lady In Black Mourning Quebec
This is an antique cabinet photo o9f a young woman in a black mourning dress. On the back in ink is written Mary. This was taken Nov. 4th, 1895. Age 18. The photo is 6.5 inches high by 4.25 inches wide and was made by Randall, Magog, Quebec. The photo is in very good condition with 1 scuff at the bottom and evidence of a price tag at some time on the back. In archival sleeve.
Vintage Cabinet Card Sister And Brother In Denton Sleepers Holding Shoes
Vintage Cabinet Card Sister and Brother in Denton Sleepers Holding Shoes, look like the child in the ads I have seen, behind lace curtains, card in good condition from Bowling Green KY. shipping first class mail, shipping discounted with more items purchased
Rare Death remembrance tribute mourning black photograph with gun. I'm reminded of Moses and late NRA president Charlton Heston saying they would get his gun when they pry it from my cold, dead hands".
Antique Celluloid Photo Album Musicians With Photos
This is an antique celluloid photo album from the victorian era. The photgraph album has celluloid front and back covers. The front features an embossed frame with 2 musicians. The spine was originally velvet but the knap has worn off. The celluloid album measures 8.25 inches high by 6.75 when closed by 2 inches thick and was made in England in the 1890s. The only marks are on a plate of the clasp and read D.R.6.M. 17762. The clasp mechanism has been replaced at some time with a Make Do. There are 11 double sided cardboard pages, some with 1 opening each and some with 2. There are 11 photographs usually measuring 6.5 inches high by 4.25 inches wide usually called cabinet photos. The album is in very good condition but does have quite a bit of wear, dog eared corners, 2 small area of damage on the front and water staining on the bottom of the pages. Many of the mats are torn at the bottom where the photos are put in. But the album is a great piece of victoriana and would be a great decorative accent. We have sold many photos like these over the years as Instant Relatives!
THIS IS LOVELY OLD PHOTO - LATE VICTORIAN EARLY EDWARDIAN, DEPICTING DASHING, HANDSOME YOUNG MAN - BROTHERS - as per image,Photo measures about 6 3/4 inch x 4 1/2 inch,it is in very fine condition,but for the glue traces on the back, US Buyer to pay 2.00 for shipping.THANKS.
THIS IS OLD PHOTO - LATE VICTORIAN EARLY EDWARDIAN, DEPICTING 2 YOUNG LADIES,DRESSED IN THE STYLE FROM THAT ERA - as per image,Photo measures about 5 1/4 inch x 3 1/4 inch,it is in very fine condition, but the back shows that it was glued on to black album page, US Buyer to pay 2.00 for shipping.THANKS.
Vintage Cabinet Card Beautifully Dressed Lady And Man
Vintage Cabinet Card Beautifully Dressed Lady and Man, back reads the woman is Mrs Astaire and the Man is Avery Black dated 1880-1898,relative of Fred Astaire,I can not prove it but detailed information on back of card, from the Boston Gallery Worcester, Mass. Card has a lite bend in upper right corner
Antique Victorian Standup Photo Album Our Friends 1882
Great True Antique Item for the Collector. This Antique Victorian Photo Album was produced June 6, 1882 and is engraved as such along the rim just below the Metal Clasp that holds it closed. It did not photograph well as it is small print. Diamond Shaped Beveled Mirror on the front is Etched with the words OUR FRIENDS. The clasp is sturdy and lovely. The outside of the Album used to be covered in Purple Velvet but most of it has worn away. Sits upright on its stand and opens from the front down to reveal the pages and pages of Cabinet or CDV photos it once stored. There are no photos left in the Album. The inside pages are in such excellent shape they may be used. It was well cared for over the years. Rare and One of Kind! Detailed Measurements Stands 11 1/2 in tall x 12 in wide. It sits on a stationary base that is 7 in long x 14 in wide. The Photo sleeves hold 2 photos on each side, front and back, that are 4 in wide x 5 1/2 in long and there is room for 60 photos this size. At the back of the Album there are 3 sleeves that hold 3 photos on each side, one measuring 4 in wide x 5 1/2 in long, and 2 smaller ones on each side of it measuring 2 in wide x 3 1/4 in long for 15 more photos bringing the Grand Total to 75 Photos that the Album will hold.
Large Victorian Skull and Bones photograph. Historically America's leaders come from the ranks of Yale, Ivy League fraternity. Founded in 1832 by Phi Beta Kappa pledges Knights William Huntington Russell and Alphonso Taft. Famous Bonesmen include, Presidents Bush, both elder and younger, John Kerry, even The Simpsons Montomery Burns rumoured to enjoy membership.
Victorian Catholic Priest, Bishop or Cardinal, with dark expression and lots of Bling. In full regalia, he has quite a terse expression. Makes one wonder who's sins he's contemplating. Dated 1876 American photographer shot this unflattering image. TearDrop Memories offers fine Post Mortem photography, Rare Funeral collectibles, Mourning Jewelry, Interesting Cemetery art and Death related books. Please visit our 2 other TIAS web shops; North Fork Pets And Antiques, Antique Victorian bird cages, vintage Veterinarian and Pet animal collectibles. Maidens Memoirs, Old Love letters, Victorian Scrap Books, Vintage Diaries and Circus Freak photos. Email us for our Phone number; we're Dying to hear from you!
Memento Mori memorial tribute cabinet photo in loving remembrance of Henry W. Ott. Gone but not forgotten, he died July 30 1901 at 26 years of age. Memorial Publishing Company photographer of 1444 Denman Street Cincinnat Ohio. Note the spelling Morning. 'T is hard to break the tender cord when love has bound the heart; 'T is hard, so hard, to speak the words, We must forever part. Dearest Loved one, we must lay thee In the peaceful grave's embrace, But they memory will be cherished Till we they heavenly face. Tear Drop Memories offers fine Post Mortem photography, Rare funeral collectibles and interesting cemetery art, vintage Halloween and death related books. Please visit our other two TIAS web shops ; North Fork Pets And Antiques, a great shop for antique Victorian bird cages and vintage Pet animal collectibles. Maidens Memoirs, the place for old Love letters, Victorian scrap Books, vintage diaries and circus freak photos. Email us for our phone number we are dying to hear from you!