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WONDERFUL CASED AMBROTYPE OF A YOUNG CONFEDERATE WEARING A COLUMBUS DEPOT JACKET

WONDERFUL CASED AMBROTYPE OF A YOUNG CONFEDERATE WEARING A COLUMBUS DEPOT JACKET

Ninth-plate waist up view of a cleanshaven Confederate wearing a Columbus Depot shell jacket buttoned only at the top, white shirt and dark bowtie. The coat has a dark collar with dark piping running… (648-33). Learn More »

SEATED, WAIST UP AMBROTYPE OF A BEARDED CONFEDERATE IN HALF CASE

SEATED, WAIST UP AMBROTYPE OF A BEARDED CONFEDERATE IN HALF CASE

Sixth plate image of a neatly groomed Confederate soldier seated with one arm resting on a table. He wears a gray shell jacket with five buttons visible down the front. A close look at his waist shows… (648-28). Learn More »

FRAMED HALF-PLATE TINTYPE OF CONFEDERATE SOLDIER WITH BOWIE KNIFE & REVOLVER

FRAMED HALF-PLATE TINTYPE OF CONFEDERATE SOLDIER WITH BOWIE KNIFE & REVOLVER

This is a period tintype copy of an unidentified Confederate soldier proudly displaying his bowie knife and revolver. He is wearing a shell jacket and kepi. The brass buttons and guard of the knife… (846-106). Learn More »

$1,500.00
Originally $1,650.00

THE EMPTY SLEEVE: SCARCE TINTYPE OF A CONFEDERATE ENLISTED MAN WITH MISSING ARM

THE EMPTY SLEEVE: SCARCE TINTYPE OF A CONFEDERATE ENLISTED MAN WITH MISSING ARM

This telling sixth-plate tintype shows the cost of war. Photographed seated and from the knees-up against a plain backdrop, a Confederate private missing his right arm stares directly into the camera.… (490-2245). Learn More »

QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF SEATED UNION INFANTRY OFFICER

QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF SEATED UNION INFANTRY OFFICER

Image is of an unknown Union infantry officer posed seated and holding a Model 1850 Foot Officer’s sword in his lap. He wears a dark forage cap with a barely visible infantry hunting horn insignia… (1117-135). Learn More »

QUARTER-PLATE AMBROTYPE OF TWO MEN PLAYING CHESS - FIRST CLASS QUALITY

QUARTER-PLATE AMBROTYPE OF TWO MEN PLAYING CHESS - FIRST CLASS QUALITY

Horizontal quarter-plate image of two young men playing chess. The game board is laid on top of a cloth covered table. The board is made to look like a two-volume set of books when closed and not in… (1117-140). Learn More »

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EMPTY SIXTH PLATE UNION CASE

EMPTY SIXTH PLATE UNION CASE

Case is in very nice condition. The pattern on the outside is called “Ring of Fruit”. The raised pattern shows a ring of leafed fruit inside of a scrollwork border. Case is in good condition with… (1070-146). Learn More »

LARGE OVAL FRAMED FULL-PLATE TINTYPE OF VERMONT BRIGADE DRUMMER NELSON L. BAXTER WHO DIED OF DISEASE

LARGE OVAL FRAMED FULL-PLATE TINTYPE OF VERMONT BRIGADE DRUMMER NELSON L. BAXTER WHO DIED OF DISEASE

Full-plate tintype identified as Drummer Nelson L. Baxter of Company F, 5th Vermont Infantry. This wonderful image shows 16 or 17-year-old Baxter posed as if ready to play his drum. He wears a dark… (1117-91). Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF UNION GENERAL R.B. MITCHELL: MEXICAN WAR, KANSAS FREE-STATER, WIA WILSON’S CREEK, DIVISION COMMANDER AT PERRYVILLE

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF UNION GENERAL R.B. MITCHELL: MEXICAN WAR, KANSAS FREE-STATER, WIA WILSON’S CREEK, DIVISION COMMANDER AT PERRYVILLE

This sixth-plate ambrotype shows Brigadier General Robert Byington Mitchell in a seated pose from the waist up, wearing his regulation general’s uniform and turned slightly to display the brigadier… (846-244). Learn More »

VERY NICE HALF PLATE TINTYPE OF YOUNG COUPLE IN UNION CASE

VERY NICE HALF PLATE TINTYPE OF YOUNG COUPLE IN UNION CASE

Image is a full view of a young man seated with a woman standing by his side with one arm resting on his shoulder. The male subject wears the usual dark suit with visible watch chain while the woman… (1043-192). Learn More »

DOUBLE SIXTH-PLATE UNION CASE WITH TWO AMBROTYPE IMAGES

DOUBLE SIXTH-PLATE UNION CASE WITH TWO AMBROTYPE IMAGES

Very nice Union case with an exterior decoration titled “THE FAITHFUL HOUND.” Both the front and back of the case have a raised linear border while at center are raised figures of a woman and… (1043-170). Learn More »

HALF PLATE TINTYPE OF A LITTLE BOY

HALF PLATE TINTYPE OF A LITTLE BOY

Image shows a boy of approx. two years age seated in a puffy padded chair in front of a woodland backdrop. The boy is seated with one leg under the other. He wears an interesting mix of clothing. He… (1043-317). Learn More »

SCARCE LEATHER PANNOTYPE PHOTOGRAPH OF A VMI CADET IN UNIFORM, IDENTIFIED AS “WILLIS” AND DATED 1858

SCARCE LEATHER PANNOTYPE PHOTOGRAPH OF A VMI CADET IN UNIFORM, IDENTIFIED AS “WILLIS” AND DATED 1858

The Virginia Military Institute was intimately involved in the war. It fielded some 1,827 alumni in the conflict, all but 19 of whom served in the Confederate army, and 20 of whom achieved a… (846-202). Learn More »

EXTRAORDINARY SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF COL. DAVID ADDISON WEISIGER, LATER BRIGADIER GENERAL C.S.A., WITH FELLOW VA MILITIA OFFICER AT CHARLESTOWN, VIRGINIA, FOR THE HANGING OF JOHN BROWN 1859

EXTRAORDINARY SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF COL. DAVID ADDISON WEISIGER, LATER BRIGADIER GENERAL C.S.A., WITH FELLOW VA MILITIA OFFICER AT CHARLESTOWN, VIRGINIA, FOR THE HANGING OF JOHN BROWN 1859

This is an extremely rare, identified ambrotype, one of fewer than a dozen known taken of Virginia militia officers and men assembled at Charlestown, Virginia, in late 1859 as security forces for the… (846-201). Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF DAVID A. BISSETT, VMI AND 13th VA CAVALRY, WOUNDED AND CAPTURED, LIEUTENANT IN 1864

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF DAVID A. BISSETT, VMI AND 13th VA CAVALRY, WOUNDED AND CAPTURED, LIEUTENANT IN 1864

David Aloysius Bissett was born in Petersburg, VA, in 1842 and entered the Virginia Military Institute in July 1860 as a member of the Class of 1864. He is shown here in a 6th plate ambrotype wearing… (846-203). Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF THADDEUS B. WAKEMAN, “FREE THOUGHT” ADVOCATE AND PHILOSOPHER

SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF THADDEUS B. WAKEMAN, “FREE THOUGHT” ADVOCATE AND PHILOSOPHER

This is one of two daguerreotypes from the Wakeman family we are proud to offer. This one is nicely identified in ink on a paper label pasted to the facing pad, reading: “My grandfather / Thaddeus… (846-178). Learn More »

HALF-PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF OHIO CONGRESSMAN, BUSINESSMAN AND RAILROAD EXECUTIVE PETER W. STRADER

HALF-PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF OHIO CONGRESSMAN, BUSINESSMAN AND RAILROAD EXECUTIVE PETER W. STRADER

This half-plate sized daguerreotype portrait of Strader (1818-1881) likely dates to the late 1840s or very early 1850s and shows him seated, from the waist up, resting his elbow on a table next to… (846-189). Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF CHRISTOPHER C. SHOFNER, CO. K, 8th TENNESSEE INFANTRY, CSA, DIED AS PRISONER OF WAR 1864

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF CHRISTOPHER C. SHOFNER, CO. K, 8th TENNESSEE INFANTRY, CSA, DIED AS PRISONER OF WAR 1864

These two images from the Shofner family of Tennessee portray Jeptha Shofner (1811-1886) in a nicely tinted daguerreotype, and his son Christopher Columbus Shofner (1842-1864) in a Confederate uniform… (846-205). Learn More »

GEM SIZE TINTYPE IN CDV MOUNT OF UNKNOWN UNION ARTILLERYMAN

GEM SIZE TINTYPE IN CDV MOUNT OF UNKNOWN UNION ARTILLERYMAN

Item is a CDV card with a gem size image of a Union artilleryman attached. Image shows a young soldier wearing a dark slouch hat with crossed cannons on the crown and an artillery shell jacket. Image… (1054-991). Learn More »

NINTH PLATE TINTYPE OF CONFEDERATE SOLDIER WEARING A “FORKED TONGUE” FRAME BUCKLE

NINTH PLATE TINTYPE OF CONFEDERATE SOLDIER WEARING A “FORKED TONGUE” FRAME BUCKLE

Image is of a young Confederate soldier seated and leaning against a table. He wears a dark sack coat with a medium colored shirt and a large bowtie with a print pattern. At his waist is a wide… (490-2263). Learn More »


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