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    Great Quarter Plate Civil War Tintype of a Federal Infantryman, Possibly 44th Massachusetts, with his Equipment Displayed. Wears nine button frock coat with collar rolled down and sleeves rolled up, wide brimmed slouch hat, regulation style brogans. Enfield waist belt with snake buckle, cap box, bayonet. His P1853 Enfield rifle displayed on the floor in front of him, along with tarred haversack with hardtack, coffee cup with spoon, tin plate with hardtack and other food, coffee pot and canteen. Very fine quality, a few minor bends and drying lines on emulsion but very sound, no flaking or signs of any deterioration. Includes the original mat, which was removed for the photograph. In leather half case. Very nice example of a very scarce subject.

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    December, 2009
    12th Saturday
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