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    Pre-War Sixth Plate Tintype of an American Militia Officer, circa 1860. Wears tight fitting double breasted frock coat with cloth fringed epaulettes. Waist belt with very large rectangular plate. Late form M1839 forage cap with light colored band around the base and US in wreath on the front. Holds 1821 style eaglehead straight sword in scabbard. Very fine quality perfect condition in nice leather case.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2013
    8th Saturday
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