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    Lot of Three Civil War Union Soldier Tintypes. Includes: 1) Beautiful 1/6th plate tintype of an unidentified Union enlisted man, posed in uniform from the waist up. The image is mounted in an embossed leather case. The exquisite brass mat is richly decorated with flags, cannon and other military vignettes. Excellent condition. 2) Gem size bust portrait of an unidentified hatless young soldier in uniform. The image is mounted to the front pastedown of a pocket-size New Testament published in 1865. Excellent condition. 3) 1/9th Plate of a child in uniform. The youth is seated in a shell jacket, light trousers and a hat by his side. Housed in the lower half of an embossed leather case. Very good condition.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2015
    12th-13th Friday-Saturday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 18
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