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    Sixth Plate Tintype of Two Union Soldiers on Beach. Civil War soldier portraits taken outdoors are rare enough, however candid shots by the seashore are almost unheard of. Here two Yankees armed with muskets and laden with accoutrements are seen against the natural backdrop of a gentle surf. One fellow sucks on a pipe nearly as long as his bayonet. Behind glass in stamped brass mat. A few unobtrusive marks visible only when angled to light.

    Estimate: $800 - $1,000.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2008
    29th-30th Sunday-Monday
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