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DOUBLE UNION CASE WITH ONE DAGUERREOTYPE OF MAN & BOY

DOUBLE UNION CASE WITH ONE DAGUERREOTYPE OF MAN & BOY

Case shows an embossed floral border with central image of a little girl holding a basket. Hinges and clasps are fully functional. Case is meant to fit two eighth plate sized images. Right side shows… (P14086). Learn More »

QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF TWO SOLDIERS & US FLAG IN PATRIOTIC UNION CASE

QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF TWO SOLDIERS & US FLAG IN PATRIOTIC UNION CASE

Great image of two Union soldiers posed in front of a painted backdrop of a camp scene with flying full color US flag. One soldier is seated and the other stands by a painted in tree next to an… (1054-65). Learn More »

DOUBLE QUARTER-PLATE UNION CASE WITH PATRIOTIC MOTIF

DOUBLE QUARTER-PLATE UNION CASE WITH PATRIOTIC MOTIF

The first image in this double quarter-plate case is a full seated tintype of a Union cavalryman. The subject is posed holding is Model 1860 cavalry saber between his knees. He wears a dark cavalry… (1054-127). Learn More »

NINTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF CIVILIAN IN UNION CASE

NINTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF CIVILIAN IN UNION CASE

Image shows a younger bearded man in a medium colored jacket wearing a dark double breasted vest with a white shirt and a huge dark bowtie. Image is a bit on the faint side but all details are… (1043-268). Learn More »

SIXTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF UNION NAVAL BOATSWAINS MATE

SIXTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF UNION NAVAL BOATSWAINS MATE

This is an uncased tintype of a seated Union naval officer. He is wearing a heavy single breasted frock with Fouled Anchor rating patch on sleeve. He also wears a military style, brass-buttoned vest.… (37-411). Learn More »

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NINTH-PLATE AMBROTYPE OF SOLDIER

NINTH-PLATE AMBROTYPE OF SOLDIER

This is a cased ambrotype of a seated soldier. He is posed wearing a piped frock coat. Image is slightly dark with light oxidation around the perimeter. Stamped copper frame features military motifs.… (P14304). Learn More »

DAGUERREOTYPE OF FATHER AND CHILD IN UNION CASE

DAGUERREOTYPE OF FATHER AND CHILD IN UNION CASE

Sixth-plate daguerreotype of a young man in a dark suit with high white collar holding an infant in his lap. The child wears a light dress and a white bonnet. Image is very clear and despite a few… (611-397). Learn More »

OUTDOOR QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF NORTHERN MUSICIANS

OUTDOOR QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF NORTHERN MUSICIANS

This is a cased tintype showing seven Northern musicians posing outdoors. All wear civilian style frock coats and white vests. The six men in the front are all holding instruments and wear forage caps… (37-413). Learn More »

DOUBLE QUARTER PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF A FAMILY

DOUBLE QUARTER PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF A FAMILY

Left half of the split leather case holds a nice clear image of a hefty, late middle-aged man in a dark suit and vest with a white shirt and dark bowtie. Image is very clear but does have some faint… (P14084). Learn More »

LOCKET WITH TINTYPE OF FEDERAL SOLDIER AND WIFE

LOCKET WITH TINTYPE OF FEDERAL SOLDIER AND WIFE

Gold plated pocket watch style locket with plain stem and ring. Locket meas. approx. 1.50 inches across. Each face is engraved with a flower on a stippled background. At center of the flower on the… (1054-1232). Learn More »

QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE – OUTDOOR VIEW OF NEW HAMPSHIRE FAMILIES IN WAGONS

QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE – OUTDOOR VIEW OF NEW HAMPSHIRE FAMILIES IN WAGONS

This is a cased quarter-plate tintype showing several groups of civilians (families?) in their wagons while on an outing. Horizontal format. Good detail visible in center, with image going dark at… (37-412). Learn More »

QUAD NINTH PLATE UNION CASE WITH ONE IMAGE

QUAD NINTH PLATE UNION CASE WITH ONE IMAGE

Union case is meant to house four ninth-plate images. Cover shows a raised image of an antebellum mother holding her daughter on her lap with a cat and a dog. One corner at the lower back has a piece… (1054-184). Learn More »

VERY NICE UNION CASE WITH 1/6 PLATE DAG OF TWO GENTLEMEN

VERY NICE UNION CASE WITH 1/6 PLATE DAG OF TWO GENTLEMEN

Image is a daguerreotype of two young gentlemen seated side by side. One man has his arm wrapped around the other’s shoulder. They both wear dark suits, white shirts and large bowties. The bowtie of… (P14091). Learn More »

WONDERFUL SEATED VIEW OF A MILITIAMAN HOUSED IN A UNION CASE

WONDERFUL SEATED VIEW OF A MILITIAMAN HOUSED IN A UNION CASE

1/6 plate ambrotype image of a young militiaman seated next to a cloth covered table that holds his 1858 dress hat. The subject wears a dark frock coat with matching dark trousers with a wide light… (P14093). Learn More »

OUTDOOR 1880’S TINTYPE OF SOLDIER IN CAMP WITH STACKED MUSKETS

OUTDOOR 1880’S TINTYPE OF SOLDIER IN CAMP WITH STACKED MUSKETS

Image is a very nice outdoor view of a soldier standing in front of an open wall tent. The subject wears a dark 1880’s kepi with crossed rifles on the front, a dark single-breasted frock coat with… (1054-707). Learn More »

TINTYPE OF A UNION 1ST LIEUTENANT IN A THERMOPLASTIC “OREO” CASE

TINTYPE OF A UNION 1ST LIEUTENANT IN A THERMOPLASTIC “OREO” CASE

The thermoplastic case is circular and meas. approx. 1.75 inches across. Both sides have a raised geometric decoration that is in wonderful condition. Design is very pronounced and has no chips or… (1043-191). Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF BOY IN A HEAVY COAT

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF BOY IN A HEAVY COAT

Image shows a boy in his early teens with long dark hair and tinted cheeks wearing a dark coat with a black collar. Contrast and clarity are very good.  Stamped brass mat is bright with a scalloped… (1054-699). Learn More »

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POSTMORTEM RUBY AMBROTYPE OF A CHILD IN A UNION CASE

POSTMORTEM RUBY AMBROTYPE OF A CHILD IN A UNION CASE

Photograph is a sixth-plate image of a child between four and six years old lying on a bed of white pillows or cushions. His hair is neatly combed and he wears a dark jacket with white under sleeves… (1043-262). Learn More »

NINTH PLATE TINTYPE OF MAN IN EXCELLENT UNION CASE

NINTH PLATE TINTYPE OF MAN IN EXCELLENT UNION CASE

Image shows a middle-aged man in a dark civilian suit with a slightly lighter color vest. Image has good clarity but contrast is a little dark. Mat and frame are the usual scroll type. Union case is… (1043-259). Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF TWO WOMEN PLAYING CHESS IN UNION CASE

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF TWO WOMEN PLAYING CHESS IN UNION CASE

Interesting image shows two women seated at a table playing chess. The white and black pieces are clearly visible as is the board. Both women wear dark dresses with hoops, white collars and white… (1043-186). Learn More »

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MODEL 1841 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD BY AMES

Manufactured: Springfield Mass  Maker: N. P. Ames Cutler  Year: 1841-1050  Model: M 1841 Naval Officer Sword   Size: 28.25  Condition: VG Eagle head brass guard is in great shape with both folding guards in working order.  Carved ivory grip… (870-62). Learn More »

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