Item #262 Two 1868 Carte de Visite Jugates. Grant U. S., S. Colfax.
Two 1868 Carte de Visite Jugates

Two 1868 Carte de Visite Jugates

Comprises: 1.) Image of an ornate miniature oval plaque on mount imprinted "The People's Choice'." Text on image relates "In God We Trust / The Union Must and Shall be Preserved / The Peoples Choice...Let Us Have Peace." Verso boldly imprinted "...The Norris Engraving and Publishing Co. ...Agents Wanted For The People's Choice & The Unanimous Nomination..." 2.) Jugate portrait of Grant and Colfax in opposing bust-length poses. Mount imprinted "Gen. Grant and Schuyler Colfax." Verso blank. Both on identical size card stock. Norris albumen sheet slightly smaller than the other.
Condition varies with defects including age-toning scuffs, and light soiling. Norris image bears an ink stain at center left edge and chipped top right corner of albumen sheet. Dimensions: Norris albumen sheet - 3.25 " H x 2.00 " W. Norris card mount - 4.00 " H x 2.37 " W. Norris image - 2.37 " H x 2.00 " W. Item #262

Price: $250.00

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