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    1/6th Plate Ruby Ambrotype of a Sailor, Circa 1850s.
    A three-quarter pose, standing jauntily with his hand on his hip in blue shirt with stars on the collars and cuffs, white trousers and straw hat with band that appears to have the ship's name "Aurora". Housed in an embossed leather case under glass with rather plain gilt mat.

    Condition: Very good. Some discoloration on his bent arm and brim of hat, otherwise sharp and bright. A bit of scuffing to the leather case.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2016
    12th Sunday
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