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    Winfield Scott: Patriotic Sixth-Plate Ambrotype. Uncased ambrotype of "Old Fuss and Feathers" taken from an engraved portrait of Scott, circa 1852. The embossed copper mat has an eagle, flags, and display of cannon inscribed "E Pluribus Unum". Given the mat design, this is likely of Civil War vintage. Excellent condition. The only example we have encountered and quite nice.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2013
    23rd-24th Saturday-Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 5
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