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    Sixth Plate Tintype of Menacing Looking Man With Colt Root Revolver.
    Many images from this period feature men obviously posed to look like tough outlaws but this fellow genuinely appears to be a "fairly dangerous man". From his no-nonsense, straight into the camera stare down to his boots, this fellow looks like he means business. His coat is pulled back to real a white-handled Colt revolver. A modern caption on the verso indicates that this image is of a "Texan Ca. 1870s". From the Emory A. Cantey Western Collection.

    Condition:
    A few shallow dents with some oxidation to the finish, otherwise very good.


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    Auction Dates
    January, 2009
    23rd-25th Friday-Sunday
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