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    Lot of Six Civil War Union Soldier Images and Two Civil War Era Civilians. Comprising: 1.) 1/9th Plate Tintype of an unidentified Union soldier retaining the lower half of an embossed leather-covered box. 2.) 1/9th Plate Tintype of an unidentified Union Officer retaining the lower half of an embossed leather-covered box. 3.) 1/6th Plate Tintype of a Union soldier retaining the lower half of an embossed leather-covered box. 4.) 1/9th Plate Ambrotype of Union soldier wearing a forage cap. Mounted in a case with embossed leather covering. 5.) ¼ Plate Tintype of a Standing Union Soldier Carrying a Sword. Retains the lower half on an embossed leather case. 6.) ¼ Plate Tintype of a Standing Union Officer. Mounted in a tortoiseshell case (top lid detached). 7.) 1/9th Plate Tintype of a well-dressed man housed in a gutta-percha case. 8.) 1/9th Plate Tintype of a well-dressed young woman housed in a gutta-percha case.

    Condition: All examples in good to very good condition. Some examples with some damage to the emulsion. The gutta-percha cases are generally in good condition with an occasional crack or chip.


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2017
    11th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 14
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 601

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