“Wade Hampton” Confederate Cavalry General Signature
WADE HAMPTON III (1818-1902). Confederate States of America Cavalry General, U.S. Senator and Governor of South Carolina, before the Civil War he was one of the largest Slaveholders in the Southeast as well as a State legislator.
Cut Signature, “Wade Hampton So. Ca” (Carolina), measuring 5” x 1.5” and handsomely presentation matted to 11.5” x 18”, no date or place, vivid Crisp Extremely Fine. A sharply penned dark bold signature custom matted with a 3.5” x 4” portrait and his engraved information plaque below.