1906 Print High Water Mark of Rebellion Monument PA - ORIGINAL HISTORIC TW3

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This is an original 1906 halftone print featuring an image of the High Water Mark of the Rebellion monument located in the copse of trees near the Angle on Hancock Avenue in Gettysburg National Military Park, Pennsylvania. This clump of trees was the concentration point of Pickett's charge at the Battle of Gettysburg, PA.

The open bronze book is propped up on a pyramid of cannon balls and the work stands on a tapered square base. The inscription on the pages of the book lists the divisions and brigades from both the Union and Confederate armies who participated in LongstreetÕs assault in 1863. It was designed by John B. Bachelder, historian and supervisor of tablets and inscriptions for the Battlefield Memorial Association.

CONDITION

This 105+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging in margins. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is printing on the reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5.5 x 7.5 inches; 14 x 19 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: sculpture , American Civil War

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