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    Cased Quarter Plate Tintype of Armed Union First Sergeant. A magnificent studio portrait in every respect. The white-gloved subject stands with musket and non-commissioned officer's sword in front of a painted backdrop depicting an army camp. He wears a full compliment of standard accoutrements including an oval US belt plate and an eagle breast plate. Gold paint highlights metallic elements of the sergeant's uniform. A few light creases visible only when angled to light, else pristine. Housed in thermoplastic case embossed with scrolled foliate designs.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2008
    29th-30th Sunday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
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