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    Civil War-Era Carte de Visite. 2.5" x 4". A vignetted portrait of a mustachioed man wearing a dark coat and broad tie by photographer A.A. Turner. A pencil notation on the verso identifies the man as "Duncan Ker [sic] Metcalfe," though no military records for that name seem to exist. New Orleans Photograph Gallery backstamp. Foxed with light toning to the edges of the image.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2015
    12th-13th Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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