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    John Wilkes Booth: Cased Image. Ninth plate (2" x 2 ½") tintype of seated Booth holding swagger stick housed in an embossed leather case. Revenue stamp on verso dated January 20, 1863. Some minor bubbling of the emulsion to each side, faint spot of discoloration by his right hand; else, clear and bold. Most unusual in this size and format.


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    Auction Dates
    January, 2015
    24th Saturday
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