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    Abraham Lincoln: A Fine Large Tintype. The classic "five dollar bill pose," set into original carte de visite. The card is marked with the photographer's stamp on the verso. The tintype itself is in virtually mint condition, although the CDV has water staining as shown. Ironically, this identical tintype in a composition case might sell for two to three times this estimate. The actual tintype measures 1.5" x 2", and the oval opening is 1.375" x 1.875".

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    December, 2008
    2nd-3rd Tuesday-Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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