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    [Texas Rangers]. Half-Plate Salt Print Portrait of Benjamin McCulloch, circa 1857. This unpublished portrait of the former Texas Ranger, now a U.S. marshal, displays his unusual choice of chin whiskers prior to the Civil War. Rebel gunfire killed the Confederate brigadier general at the Battle of Pea Ridge in 1862. A cased image with embossed floral motif and intricate mat and lined with red embossed velvet. The top of the case has separated and shows moderate use.


    ‡ The owner placed a late bid on this unreserved lot and repurchased it, subject to applicable commission.

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2013
    21st Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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