Antique "American Scenery" Sepia Stereoview - Worth's Monument, Madison Square, New York City

$12.00

An antique stereoview showing Worth's Monument in Madison Square, New York City. Boy the square looks different circa 1870s! Little know is the fact that this is a tomb. Major General William Jenkins Worth is actually interred there. He was a hero of three different wars.

The card was published by "American Scenery", a stereoscopic view company that often pirated photos from other view companies. It might be as late as 1900.

Stereoviews were once produced in large quantities, a form of 3D entertainment and a way for people to see exotic or interesting locales far from home using a stereoscopic viewer - like the stereoscope. They are two nearly identical views photographed from a single stereoscope camera with two lens.

CONDITION: Good with the usual bumping, etc. Some staining.

SIZE: 7 inches x 3 1/2 inches.

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Fine - like brand new
Excellent - excellent used condition
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Good - more serious flaws like soiling, bumping, or creasing
Fair - Bad flaws like serious creasing, tears, grime, or fading, etc.
Bad - I don't sell this.

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