U.S. Marine Corps Ca. 1855 - ¼ Plate Ambrotype image of U.S. Marine Corps Officer wearing captains shoulder bars on a frock coat with seven button closure, he has regulation white trousers and a “wheel cap”. The model 1851 sword belt plate eagle is visible as is some detail of the buttons. Affixed to his side is the model 1850 Foot Officer’s sword. Housed in a gutta percha case.
Inventory Number: HAR 111