This is an original 1913 tipped-in halftone print of Glasgow-born British solider Sir John Moore. Born in 1761, his list of military skirmishes was extensive. In addition to fighting in the American War of Independence, he also campaigned in Corsica, the West Indes, and he is credited with preventing the sacking of Wexford, Ireland, by gaining control of it during the Irish Rebellion of 1798.
This 98+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. Light wrinkling. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that the mark on the left of the image is an anomaly which does not appear on the actual item.
Product Type: Orig. Tipped-in Print; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
Dimensions: Approximately 3.75 x 5 inches; 10 x 13 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: lieutenant-general, army