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EIGHTH PLATE AMBROTYPES OF TWO GIRLS IN PATRIOTIC CASE

EIGHTH PLATE AMBROTYPES OF TWO GIRLS IN PATRIOTIC CASE

This full gutta percha case houses images of two lovely young girls. Image on left is a waist-up view of a girl wearing a light colored dress and hat with a bow tied on the side by her cheek. Image on… (998-376). Learn More »

NINTH PLATE RUBY AMBROTYPE OF CIVIL WAR PERIOD WOMAN

NINTH PLATE RUBY AMBROTYPE OF CIVIL WAR PERIOD WOMAN

Nice waist-up view of a younger lady wearing a dark silk dress with white lace collar. She is posed with one arm across her lap. She wears a broach at her throat which has been touched with gilt. Her… (998-377). Learn More »

CABINET CARD OF WESTERN UNION OFFICE OUT WEST

CABINET CARD OF WESTERN UNION OFFICE OUT WEST

Interesting cabinet card photo of a rather burly man standing in front of a Western Union Telegraph office. Visible above the large doorway to the building is a row of 8 telegraph insulators with… (1013-11). Learn More »

WONDERFUL POST WAR TINTYPE OF COLORADO COWBOY

WONDERFUL POST WAR TINTYPE OF COLORADO COWBOY

Image is a standing view of a young man leaning against a studio prop boulder and posed in front of a painted desert backdrop. He wears a wide brimmed slouch hat toward the back of his head, a… (1013-10). Learn More »

FINE FULL STANDING CDV OF A NEW YORK DRUMMER

FINE FULL STANDING CDV OF A NEW YORK DRUMMER

Image shows a clean shaven Union soldier in his early 20s wearing a dark forage cap, bowtie, frock coat and trousers. The coat is a regulation musician’s frock coat with the proper chest piping. He… (1013-17). Learn More »

$395.00
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SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF LADY

SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF LADY

Image shows a three-quarter view of a lovely lady holding a book and handkerchief. She is wearing a dark colored dress with white collar, chemisette and undersleeves. Jewelry and book have been… (998-390). Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF LADY

SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF LADY

Image shows a waist-up view of a lovely lady. She is wearing a dark colored silk dress with cape style sleeves with ribbon trim, and a white collar with bow and brooch. Her jewelry has been… (998-399). Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF MOTHER & CHILDREN

SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF MOTHER & CHILDREN

Image shows a three-quarter view of a lovely lady sitting between her daughter and son. Mother is wearing a dark colored dress with white collar and chemisette. Daughter on left is wearing a printed… (998-387). Learn More »

HALF-PLATE TINTYPE OF FARRIER SCENE IN GUTTA PERCHA CASE

HALF-PLATE TINTYPE OF FARRIER SCENE IN GUTTA PERCHA CASE

Image shows an outside scene by a barn of a farrier shoeing a horse, while another man holds the reigns. To the right, two men are observing. Image is very clear with excellent contrast. Oxidation has… (P13934). Learn More »

CDV OF BEATTY PARLOR ORGAN

CDV OF BEATTY PARLOR ORGAN

This very unique CDV features an image of a parlor pump organ. True to Victorian style, this organ is very ornate with beautifully carved wooden scrollwork. Organ is marked just above keys, “BEATTY… (337-308). Learn More »

NINTH PLATE TINTYPE OF A CONFEDERATE SOLDIER

NINTH PLATE TINTYPE OF A CONFEDERATE SOLDIER

Very clear and clean image of a young Confederate soldier sporting muttonchops and seated by a table. The subject wears a high collared, 8 button shell jacket with matching trousers that have a dark… (968-04). Learn More »

$925.00
Originally $1,150.00

1/6 PLATE AMROTYPE - SEATED VIEW OF TWO CIGAR-SMOKING UNION SOLDIERS

1/6 PLATE AMROTYPE - SEATED VIEW OF TWO CIGAR-SMOKING UNION SOLDIERS

One sixth size image, brass oval frame, in highly attractive, purple velvet lined gutta percha case. Clear image of two young seated soldiers, clad in slouch hats and soldier vests, with cigars… (968-02). Learn More »

$475.00
Originally $595.00

FRAMED ALBUMEN OF CASTLE THUNDER

FRAMED ALBUMEN OF CASTLE THUNDER

Image shows Castle Thunder which was located between 17th Street and 18th Street on E Cary Street in Richmond, Virginia. It was a former tobacco warehouse, located on what was known as Tobacco Row.… (668-123). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA PHOTOGRAPHER’S STAND WITH HEADREST

CIVIL WAR ERA PHOTOGRAPHER’S STAND WITH HEADREST

Here is a seldom seen original photographer’s stand from the Civil War period. Due to the long exposure time for wet-plate photography, these were used to help people keep still while their image… (997-02). Learn More »

$4,990.00
Originally $5,490.00

19th CENTURY STUDIO CAMERA WITH STAND & LENS MARKED R. WALZL OF BALTIMORE

19th CENTURY STUDIO CAMERA WITH STAND & LENS MARKED R. WALZL OF BALTIMORE

At the middle of the 19th century, the newest technology was wet-plate photography, a process in which an image is captured on chemically coated pieces of plate glass. This was a complicated process… (997-01). Learn More »

$6,820.00
Originally $7,320.00

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF HOSPITAL STEWARD

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF HOSPITAL STEWARD

Rare view of a seated Hospital Steward holding a Model 1840 Medical Officer’s sword in his lap. The young clean shaven subject wears a dark frockcoat with sash and sword belt with rectangular eagle… (224-322). Learn More »

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 »

SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF MOTHER & SON

SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF MOTHER & SON

Image shows a waist-up view of a young man and his mother. He is wearing a dark colored frock coat and vest with white shirt and cravat. She is wearing a dark colored dress with a white collar and… (998-388). Learn More »

GERMAN LABOR SERVICE ALBUM FOR A WORKER FROM WIESBADEN

GERMAN LABOR SERVICE ALBUM FOR A WORKER FROM WIESBADEN

Album meas. approx. 14.00 x 9.00 inches with a cardboard cover in good condition. Cover is decorated with the RAD emblem of shovel head with swastika and wheat stalks in color on the cover and is… (954-02). Learn More »

QUARTER PLATE AMBROTYPE OF FAMILY

QUARTER PLATE AMBROTYPE OF FAMILY

Image shows a full view of a well-dressed family. Mother is wearing a plaid silk dress with white collar and undersleeves, and brooch, ear bobs and ring. Her baby sits on her lap wearing a printed… (998-532). Learn More »


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PATENT DOCUMENTS AND LETTERS REGARDING MANUFACTURE OF 3” ORDNANCE RIFLES

This lot consists of five letters written between John Griffen and Samuel Reeves; a legal agreement between Griffen, Reeves, and Emile Geyelin; Samuel Reeves’ copy of Letters Patent 37108 with patent drawings included and with patent office seal… (274-204). Learn More »

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