SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY PRIVATE

$750.00 ON HOLD

Quantity Available: 1

Item Code: 945-245

Image is a full standing view of a young soldier wearing the distinctive dark shell jacket with a double row of piping down the front peculiar to the 15th Pennsylvania Cavalry. He also wears dark trousers and knee-high boots.

The subject is posed with his arms folded across his chest and standing in front of a painted backdrop which shows the view of a lake or river from a balustrade porch. Something about the pose and the look on the soldier’s face gives the impression of defiance and confidence.

Image is very clear with excellent contrast. There is some discoloration around the edges as well as some faint scratches to the left of the subject.

Photograph comes in a full leather case with a brass mat and frame that are decorated with geometric designs and scroll decorations.

The 15th Pennsylvania Cavalry was organized in October of 1862 and was assigned to the Army of the Cumberland. The regiment saw action at Stones River, Mossy Creek and several smaller skirmishes.

During its service the regiment lost 128 officers and men killed, died wounds and disease plus others wounded. [ad]

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,

MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR LAYAWAY PROGRAM.

FOR OUR POLICIES AND TERMS,

CLICK ON ‘CONTACT US’ AT THE TOP OF ANY PAGE ON THE SITE,

THEN ON ‘LAYAWAY POLICY’.

THANK YOU!

Inquire About SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY PRIVATE

should be empty

featured item

BOOTS STATED TO BE THOSE WORN BY GENERAL SAMUEL K. ZOOK WHEN KILLED AT GETTYSBURG & OTHER RELATED ITEMS

These boots surfaced in the collection of the late Stan Landis of Quakertown, Pennsylvania and then passed to a New York collector where they were obtained in 1975 by George Lower, owner of the well-known shop “The Gettysburg Sutler,” who then… (355-39). Learn More »

Upcoming Events

22
Sep

The Gettysburg Show scheduled for June has been postponed until Sept. 25th - 27th. Learn More »