Ambrotypes

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HALF-PLATE AMBROTYPE OF TWO SOLDIERS AND FAMILY

HALF-PLATE AMBROTYPE OF TWO SOLDIERS AND FAMILY

The subjects of this half-plate ambrotype appear to be a family of two brothers and two sisters. Both of the soldiers appear to be in their late teens or early twenties and have enough of a… (729-82). Learn More »

FRAMED 1/2 PLATE SIZE AMBROTYPE OF AN UNIDENTIFIED OFFICER, POSSIBLY WITH THE 12TH NEW YORK STATE MILITIA

FRAMED 1/2 PLATE SIZE AMBROTYPE OF AN UNIDENTIFIED OFFICER, POSSIBLY WITH THE 12TH NEW YORK STATE MILITIA

Here is a fine, half-plate size, outdoor view ambrotype of an unidentified soldier set in a contemporary wooden frame. Taken outdoors in what appears to be the backyard of a home, this image is a bit… (P12618). Learn More »

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GROUP OF ITEMS ID’D TO MARYLAND SOLDIER

GROUP OF ITEMS ID’D TO MARYLAND SOLDIER

This group of items came out of a Maryland estate and the family names involved lived in Baltimore and the surrounding area. The names on the documents are for people who were born right after the… (579-01). Learn More »

RUBY AMBROTYPE OF WHAT MAY BE AN AMERICAN INDIAN IN UNIFORM

RUBY AMBROTYPE OF WHAT MAY BE AN AMERICAN INDIAN IN UNIFORM

Nice clear 1/9 plate ruby ambrotype of a dark skinned man wearing a light colored coat with small brass buttons, dark vest open at the throat, white shirt and a dark bow tie. The coat he is wearing… (708-01). Learn More »

¼ PLATE AMBROTYPE OF MILITIA OFFICER IN FULL DRESS UNIFORM, C1850s

¼ PLATE AMBROTYPE OF MILITIA OFFICER IN FULL DRESS UNIFORM, C1850s

Missing its frame & case, this image features bearded officer in a standing, frontal pose.  Dressed to the nines, the soldier sports a plumed fore & aft chapeau, shell jacket with embroidered… (458-184). Learn More »

1/2 PLATE AMBROTYPE OF AN OLDER WOMAN

1/2 PLATE AMBROTYPE OF AN OLDER WOMAN

Measuring 6 x 8", matted against heavy white card, mounted in wooden period frame with inner gilt trim, measuring 11.25 x 13.75", with newsprint ["The Sun, London, May 17 18__?] covering reverse… (30-1380). Learn More »

TWO 1/6TH AMBROTYPE IMAGES OF UNIDENTIFIED 5TH NEW YORK ZOUAVE CORPORAL

TWO 1/6TH AMBROTYPE IMAGES OF UNIDENTIFIED 5TH NEW YORK ZOUAVE CORPORAL

The subject appears in uniform dress in one image, and in civilian dress in the other. The uniformed image is a ruby ambrotype which comes in full leather case with oval brass matte & blue velvet… (413-13). Learn More »


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RARE CASED CIVIL WAR PERIOD EMBALMING SURGEON’S CHEMICAL BOTTLES

During the early part of the Civil War it was the Embalming Surgeons that performed the embalming procedure. Most of the men were military surgeons, some were civilian surgeons that took up the trade and became Embalming Surgeons. Dr. Thomas Holmes,… (M25239). Learn More »

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