The tie downs on this mourning band hang down from the left arm.
Fuller & Smith, Photographers, Boston, took this image of Lt.Gen. U.S. Grant wearing a mourning ribbon on his left arm, with tie strings clearly visible in photograph, taken shortly after the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln.
In fine condition.
I think little needs to be said other than a quick brief lines; Graduate of the USMA, Mexican War veteran, commanding general of the armies during the Civil War, Interim Secretary of War, 18th President of the United States.
USPS Priority $3.50