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    Description

    Sixth Plate Tintype of Pipe-Smoking Man Wearing an Oval "U.S." Military Belt Plate. This exceptional image is wonderfully clear enough to see the smallest details including the seated gentleman's gold watch chain and fob, pinky rings, pipe, facial hair and ornate shirt buttons. His face and hands have been ever-so-slightly tinted. The image is complete with original ornate brass mat and foil preserver in the lower half of the embossed leather case. From the Emory A. Cantey Western Collection.

    Condition:
    Sharp, extremely clear and in fine condition.


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    Auction Dates
    January, 2009
    23rd-25th Friday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 0
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