Rare large Antique american - Victorian Period - Eastlake- Gold Gilt wood and gesso Picture Frame, it has a wide inner border which is ebony black painted with incised painted line designs. It contains an early photo of a New York family, original wood backing, no glass. It has some small losses to the gold gilt edges and gesso as pictured- but overall in nice antique original condition. From the 1870s. Unusual.

From an old Red Bank, NJ mansion