Antique Religious CDV Photo of Boy John Benser Holding Candlestick San Francisco

Category Collectibles Photographic Images Photographs

Current price $20.00

Listing type Fixed Price Item

Location Glen Arm, Maryland 210** US

Quantity sold 0

Quantity available 1

Bids 0

Seller tokisantiques (925)

Seller rating 100% positive feedback

Antique Yes

Number Of Photographs 1

Vintage Yes

Production Technique Gelatin-Silver Print

Framing Unframed

Image Orientation Portrait

Country/Region Of Manufacture United States

Subject Religious & Spiritual, Children & Infants, Religious

Featured Person/Artist John Benser

Color Black & White

Original/Reprint Original Print

Original/Licensed Reprint Original

Image Color Black & White

Material Cardboard, Paper

Theme Religious, Portrait, People

Time Period Manufactured 1850-1899

Region Of Origin US

Unit Of Sale Single Piece

Photo Type CDV

Modified Item No

Location San Francisco, California

Format Carte de Visite (CDV)

Person Name John M. Benser

Size Type/Largest Dimension Small (Up to 7")

Date Of Creation 1870-1879

Type Photograph

See it on eBay →

Up for sale is an Antique Carte De Vista Photograph of a young boy holding a religious Candlestick. Circa 1870s.
Featuring a young Boy named John Benser, holding a Candlestick with his hand over his heart, giving an oath.
The reverse of the card has hand writing that reads "JOHN, M. BENSER age 8 / SAN FRANCISCO" "MOLLY'S boy"
There is typical wear to the photo and to the edges and corners of the card. Overall it is in good condition for it's age and it still displays very nicely.
The card measures approximately:
4 1/8" x 2 1/2"
This is an antique item and may have manufacturers imperfections which do not affect the display of the piece.
Please feel free to message me with any questions or for more detailed photos.
BR6

Also popular in the category Collectibles → Photographic Images → Photographs