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    Cased Quarter Plate Tintype of Union Chasseur Lieutenant. The baggy trousers and lower leggings worn by this officer indicates membership in a stylish regiment conscious of the latest French military fashion. A clear "12" within a wreath adorns the front of his kepi, while a row of three-piece staff buttons and first lieutenant's shoulder straps grace his frock coat. He also wears what is likely a New York sword belt plate. Lightly tinted with gold paint highlighting metallic elements. Case missing lid, else excellent condition and worthy of research.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2008
    29th-30th Sunday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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