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FRAMED QUARTERPLATE AMBROTYPE OF TWO FRIENDS SMOKING CIGARS

FRAMED QUARTERPLATE AMBROTYPE OF TWO FRIENDS SMOKING CIGARS

Image shows two men seated at a cloth covered table. The man on the left wears a light-colored high crown hat with a matching light-colored suit jacket with matching trousers. Under the jacket is a… (P14100). Learn More »

CRYSTAL CLEAR CASED QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF THREE ARMED OFFICERS

CRYSTAL CLEAR CASED QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF THREE ARMED OFFICERS

This tintype has great size, clarity, detail, and condition. Housed in a full leatherette case with just a separation along the hinge, the matt, glass, frame and glass are intact and the image is set… (480-176). Learn More »

$550.00
ON HOLD

WONDERFUL SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE: INNOCENCE AND MESSGEAR

WONDERFUL SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE: INNOCENCE AND MESSGEAR

Housed in half a leatherette case with matt, frame and glass in place, this sixth-plate tintype of a seated young Union soldier has remarkable clarity. The table cloth on the table beside him is… (480-175). Learn More »

NICE PHOTO & PERSONAL ITEMS GROUP ID TO 121ST NEW YORK SOLDIER WOUNDED AT SPOTSYLVANIA

NICE PHOTO & PERSONAL ITEMS GROUP ID TO 121ST NEW YORK SOLDIER WOUNDED AT SPOTSYLVANIA

The below listed items all belonged to Sergeant Simeon Smith of Company E, 121st New York Infantry. The first item is a Brooks Patent writing kit in good condition. This roll-up kit is made of a… (1053-34). Learn More »

QUARTER PLATE TINTYPE OF AN ARMED, FULL STANDING CIVIL WAR INFANTRYMAN

QUARTER PLATE TINTYPE OF AN ARMED, FULL STANDING CIVIL WAR INFANTRYMAN

He wears the regulation Model 1861 style, 9-button enlisted man’s frock coat.  His forage cap appears to have insignia at top, but it is not discernable.  The soldier wears the Model 1861… (P14301). Learn More »

TINTYPE OF BOY WITH DOG STANDING ON ITS HIND LEGS

TINTYPE OF BOY WITH DOG STANDING ON ITS HIND LEGS

1/8 plate tintype of a young boy seated in a chair in a photographer’s studio; next to him is a medium size dog, standing on its hind legs. The dog has a rather surprised, anxious look on his… (894-203). Learn More »

$35.00
Originally $45.00

1/8 PLATE TINTYPE OF A DOG

1/8 PLATE TINTYPE OF A DOG

Image of a small, dark colored dog. Dark in contrast.  Overall good condition; upper right corner clipped, minor horizontal crease near upper edge, two other creases at lower left corner. … (894-207). Learn More »

$20.00
Originally $25.00

EMPTY HALF PLATE UNION CASE WITH IMAGE OF WASHINGTON MONUMENT AT RICHMOND

EMPTY HALF PLATE UNION CASE WITH IMAGE OF WASHINGTON MONUMENT AT RICHMOND

Front of case shows an embossed image of the George Washington Monument at the Capitol building in Richmond, Virginia. The base of the monument includes statues of six other noted Virginians who took… (1043-211). Learn More »

EMPTY NINTH PLATE UNION CASE

EMPTY NINTH PLATE UNION CASE

Oval case has an embossed floral design on both the front and back. Hinge and clasp are fully functional. Case is meant to fit a ninth plate sized image. Maker’s label for Littlefield, Parson’s… (P14106). Learn More »

$35.00
ON HOLD

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF TWO SOLDIERS IN GUTTA PERCHA CASE

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF TWO SOLDIERS IN GUTTA PERCHA CASE

Image shows two young men in military uniforms. Image is very dark but one can see that the man on the right is wearing a dark colored four button sack coat and lighter colored trousers. Bearded man… (P13922). Learn More »

$55.00
Originally $75.00

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF A YOUNG MAN – COWBOY OR A REBEL?

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF A YOUNG MAN – COWBOY OR A REBEL?

Ninth plate ambrotype of a young man.  He appears to wear a “battle style” overshirt, with two large breast pockets and dark trim from placket to collar, similar to those worn by Mississippi… (1032-57). Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF A SEATED SOUTH CAROLINA CONFEDERATE SOLDIER DISPLAYING A PHOTOGRAPHIC CASE FOR THE CAMERA

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF A SEATED SOUTH CAROLINA CONFEDERATE SOLDIER DISPLAYING A PHOTOGRAPHIC CASE FOR THE CAMERA

This nice view of a young southern soldier comes from an estate in Rock Hill, York County, South Carolina. No family name has been preserved, but units such as the 4th, 5th, 7th, 12th, 13th and 17th… (141-120). Learn More »

$1,100.00
Originally $1,250.00

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF A SEATED CONFEDERATE SOLDIER WITH FORAGE CAP

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF A SEATED CONFEDERATE SOLDIER WITH FORAGE CAP

This sixth plate tintype is a half-length seated view of a young southern soldier wearing a gray uniform with solid, pointed cuffs of a dark material, lines of dark piping along the top and bottom… (141-117). Learn More »

$995.00
Originally $1,150.00

TINTYPE OF SMALL BLACK & WHITE DOG

TINTYPE OF SMALL BLACK & WHITE DOG

2 3/8” x 3 ½” tintype (slightly larger than a 1/8 plate) of a small dog perched on a chair; he is attached to a nearby object with a leash made of rope. Image is dark in contrast. Edges are… (894-163). Learn More »

$40.00
Originally $50.00

DOUBLE QUARTER PLATE UNION CASE WITH RUBY AMBROTYPE IMAGES

DOUBLE QUARTER PLATE UNION CASE WITH RUBY AMBROTYPE IMAGES

Union case features a raised image called, “Money Musk”, for an old fiddle tune. It shows people dancing as a man plays the fiddle. Floral and fruit border surrounds image. Case shows a small… (1043-180). Learn More »

MAGNIFICENT FULL PLATE AMBROTYPE, IN FINE DOUBLE-SIDED BRASS MOUNTED PLATE, FEATURING WOMAN IN FULL CRINOLINE

MAGNIFICENT FULL PLATE AMBROTYPE, IN FINE DOUBLE-SIDED BRASS MOUNTED PLATE, FEATURING WOMAN IN FULL CRINOLINE

Artist stamping, both sides: “C.C. Benjamin/ Artist…No. 874B Broad St./ N.J.” Image depicts. attractive young woman in seated in empire gothic chair, dressed and hair dressed in the height of … (P14166). Learn More »

FULL PLATE DAGUERROTYPE OF A FAMILY GROUPING

FULL PLATE DAGUERROTYPE OF A FAMILY GROUPING

Circa mid-1850s. Image of family grouping—seated grandparent, standing parents, two young girls on each side, w/grandfather holding baby.  All well-dressed in the middle-class styles of the time.… (P14168). 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 »

$550.00
Originally $850.00

1/8TH TINTYPE PLATE - UNIDENTIFIED GAR REUNION TRIO, CIRCA MID-TO-LATE 1890’S

1/8TH TINTYPE PLATE - UNIDENTIFIED GAR REUNION TRIO, CIRCA MID-TO-LATE 1890’S

Unadorned, w/chipping across top and trimmed lower left corner.  Image depicts three mustachioed GAR vets against canvas backdrop, two standing, one seated. All w/food plates and cups in hand. Two… (1054-2211). Learn More »

TINTYPE IN CDV MOUNT FEATURING THREE FULL LENGTH STANDING ARMED OFFICERS

TINTYPE IN CDV MOUNT FEATURING THREE FULL LENGTH STANDING ARMED OFFICERS

Beautiful CDV-sized tintype with superb clarity, featuring three full-standing armed soldiers. The rifles appear to be .58 cal Springfields (or contract variants).  Each man wears a slouch hat and… (286-527). Learn More »


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SWORD PRESENTED TO A MASSACHUSETTS OFFICER WOUNDED AT PETERSBURG

Officer’s cavalry sabre inscribed between the top mount and throat, "Presented to /  Lt. J. Foster Pope / 14th Regt. Mass. Vols. / by / his late mess mates of / Co. A Mass. 13th / Apr 15th 1862". On July 16, 1861 23 year old John Foster Pope… (870-252). Learn More »

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