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    Jefferson Davis: A Choice Ninth Plate Ambrotype of the Confederate President. Tintype images of Davis are scarce enough, but this ambrotype form is much rarer with probably not more than a few known. The pose is familiar, but the larger size allows more of his chest to be seen than is the case with most tintype images. Beautiful condition, an exceptionally sharp image with great contrast. Housed in a period embossed leatherette case with gold accents, in excellent condition. The image itself measures 2" x 2.5".

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2010
    17th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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