Ambrotypes

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1/6TH AMBROTYPE PLATE OF FRENCH ZOUAVE DRUMMER BOY

1/6TH AMBROTYPE PLATE OF FRENCH ZOUAVE DRUMMER BOY

Ca. late 1850s/early 1860s. Full lea. case [broken hinge] with brass frame matte. Oval image features young ten or eleven year old drummer boy in standing studio pose w/left arm resting on table. Boy… (555-01). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA SIXTH-PLATE AMBROTYPE OF A MAN & HIS LITTLE DAUGHTER

CIVIL WAR ERA SIXTH-PLATE AMBROTYPE OF A MAN & HIS LITTLE DAUGHTER

The subject of this image is a middle aged man holding his very young daughter on his lap. The man is dressed in the usual dark suit with white shirt and dark tie. His face is bearded and stern… (783-29). Learn More »

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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M1834 US REVENUE MARINE SWORD BY HORSTMANN

US Revenue Cutter Service Sword, Model 1834, also referred to as US Revenue Marine. Manufactured 1834-62. A scarce sword made for officers of the United States Revenue Cutter Service or Revenue Marines. This was a small but prestigious branch of our… (870-37). Learn More »

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