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    Remarkable Civil War 1/6 Plate Tintype of Two Wounded Federal Soldiers on Crutches. The first "hard' image we've seen addressing this subject matter. Both wear frock coats, open exposing vests, and slouch hats. Soldier at left wears 'reclining' Greek cross 6th Corps badge on his breast. Both soldiers clearly still hurting and supporting themselves on their crutches which a made from a single wooden pole with arm rests. Posed on the front porch of a building with paneled door in the background. . In half case. Very fine quality and condition and extremely rare.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2008
    20th-21st Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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