$245.00

SKU: P00149 Category:

Description

Description:  This superb thermoplastic case depicts General Francis Marion (Swamp Fox) offering a captive English officer a dinner of sweet potatoes and water (or so the tale goes).

The case was made by Littlefield, Parsons and Co. and houses two daguerreotypes… a portrait of a man and a family group.

Case measures: 3 15/16″ x 4 7/8″ and is number 17 in Krainik’s definitive work: “Union Cases; A Collector’s Guide to the Art of America’s First Plastics”. Item #P00149

Condition: Fine condition… no chips, cracks or repairs.