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    Cased Sixth Plate Ambrotype of Confederate Captain From South Carolina. State pride was especially strong among Southern volunteers during The War. This seated officer cradles a Hardee-style hat with its brim pinned up by South Carolina's symbolic palmetto tree. He wears a regulation Confederate captain's grey frock coat embellished with three bars on the collar and quatrefoil on the sleeves. All insignia and buttons are tinted gold. Animus Opibusque Parati! An excellent Confederate image with only a few light scratches, none of which scar the subject's face. Case missing lid.

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    June, 2008
    29th-30th Sunday-Monday
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