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    Civil War Period Matched Sixth Plate Tintypes of Two Armed Union Soldiers, Possibly Brothers. A matched set of images, clearly together from the day they taken. Both young men are identically posed wearing identical uniforms and holding Hardee hats. Each man is armed with an unidentified short musket with fixed bayonet at their sides. The men are also wearing identical pistols. The belt plates and hat insignia on each image has been tinted gold. These superb images are housed in a sixth plate wood and paper case that is lacking a bit of the embossed paper, and has a repaired spine but retains the close mechanisms. There is some haloing to the images, otherwise they are clear, sharp and in excellent condition. This is an interesting pair of images, uncommon in many respects.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2014
    7th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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