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    Nail Brothers of North Carolina: Photographs, ca. 1860s. First image: sixth plate tintype. (consigners notes) Private Thomas Nail , Confederate States of America, North Carolina 42nd Regiment Company "F" Davie County (Mocksville Estate). Man standing in studio with hand gun and Billy club, has gilded buttons on coat. Second image: a ruby ambro. (Consigners note) Private Phillip Nail, Confederate States of America, North Carolina Volunteers 42nd Regiment Company "F' Davie County (Mocksville). Very young Confederate soldier sitting in studio with kepi and the letters "F N C V 3" attached & a shell jacket. He also has pink tinted cheeks, and gilded buttons.

    Condition:
    Good-fine, ambro type is in fine, tintype is good, has minor problems.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2008
    29th-30th Sunday-Monday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 3
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