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CASED DAGUERROTYPE SILHOUETTE OF LADY

CASED DAGUERROTYPE SILHOUETTE OF LADY

Silhouette portraits were very popular in the mid-18th and 19th centuries.  They were an inexpensive means to recreate one’s image or likeness.  It was an accurate self-representation that could… (P14155). Learn More »

SIXTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF WELL-DRESSED AND EQUIPPED MECHANICS IN NICE “UNION” PHOTOGRAPH CASE

SIXTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF WELL-DRESSED AND EQUIPPED MECHANICS IN NICE “UNION” PHOTOGRAPH CASE

This is a 1/6 plate tintype photograph in a “Union” hard case. The thermoplastic case is in excellent condition. Two brass hinges and catch all in good order. Both halves of hard case match in… (1043-187). Learn More »

SIXTH-PLATE OF TWO VETERAN FEDERAL SOLDIERS IN UNION CASE

SIXTH-PLATE OF TWO VETERAN FEDERAL SOLDIERS IN UNION CASE

Tintype of two unidentified Federal soldiers seated side by side. The soldier on the left wears a dark kepi with a circular disc touched with gilt on the front of the crown. Looking closely with a… (2022-756). Learn More »

SIXTH-PLATE “UNION” PHOTOGRAPH CASE WITH PAIR OF TINTYPES SHOWING SIX BROTHERS

SIXTH-PLATE “UNION” PHOTOGRAPH CASE WITH PAIR OF TINTYPES SHOWING SIX BROTHERS

This is a 1/6 plate hard case. Two halves, each holds a tintype of three brothers. Both images have the usual brass mat, glass, and brass frame wrap. All six men are well dressed with jackets and… (2022-274). Learn More »

EMPTY DOUBLE NINTH-PLATE “UNION” PHOTOGRAPH CASE

EMPTY DOUBLE NINTH-PLATE “UNION” PHOTOGRAPH CASE

This is an empty case just waiting for your photos. Two compartments approximately 2” x 2 ½”. The thermoplastic case is in good condition. Two brass hinges and two catches. Embossed velvet lining… (2022-14). Learn More »

SIXTH-PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF WOMAN IN NICE “UNION” PHOTOGRAPH CASE

SIXTH-PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF WOMAN IN NICE “UNION” PHOTOGRAPH CASE

This is a 1/6 plate daguerreotype photograph in a “Union” hard case. The thermoplastic case is in excellent condition. Two brass hinges and catch all in good order. Both halves of hard case match… (1043-258). Learn More »

SIXTH-PLATE AMBROTYPE OF MAN & WOMEN IN NICE “UNION” PHOTOGRAPH CASE

SIXTH-PLATE AMBROTYPE OF MAN & WOMEN IN NICE “UNION” PHOTOGRAPH CASE

These are two 1/6 plate ambrotype photographs in a “Union” hard case. The thermoplastic case is in excellent condition. Two brass hinges and catch all in good order with only a slight wobble to… (1043-282). Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF AN UNIDENTIFIED CONFEDERATE SOLDIER

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF AN UNIDENTIFIED CONFEDERATE SOLDIER

This sixth plate ambrotype is a nice, albeit light, view of a boyish Confederate soldier wearing a shell jacket free of trim and epaulettes. It is difficult to discern how many buttons line the… (1138-1862B). Learn More »

TINTYPE (IN CDV MOUNT) OF JAMES SMALL, 2ND VIRGINIA INFANTRY

TINTYPE (IN CDV MOUNT) OF JAMES SMALL, 2ND VIRGINIA INFANTRY

This is a tintype photo mounted in a fancy carte de visite mount. Soldier is in civilian clothes. Image is clear but somewhat dark. Mount remains in good condition and features a raised "picture… (1138-902). Learn More »

CASED QUARTER PLATE AMBROTYPE OF AN UNIDENTIFIED CONFEDERATE

CASED QUARTER PLATE AMBROTYPE OF AN UNIDENTIFIED CONFEDERATE

Here we have a quarter plate cased ambrotype of an unidentified Confederate soldier with a fiery look in his eyes. He wears a shell jacket open and unbuttoned with cloth epaulettes and matching vest… (1138-1817). Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF YOUNG BOY WITH DOG

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF YOUNG BOY WITH DOG

This is a three-quarter sitting view of a young boy sitting in a chair. Next to him, on top of what appears to be a trunk, is a dog. Boy is wearing a fancy, dark colored jacket and trousers with a… (894-13). Learn More »

$188.00
Originally $235.00

TINTYPE OF YOUNG BOY WITH RIFLE

TINTYPE OF YOUNG BOY WITH RIFLE

2 ½” x 3 ¾” tintype (slightly larger than a 1/8 plate) of a serious young man dressed in his best suit and holding his hat in one hand. In the other is a child sized rifle, the butt of which is… (894-105). Learn More »

$95.00
Originally $120.00

QUARTER PLATE AMBROTYPE OF MAN AND WOMAN WITH DOG

QUARTER PLATE AMBROTYPE OF MAN AND WOMAN WITH DOG

This is a waist-up seated view of a woman and man with a small dog sitting on the man’s lap. The woman is wearing a dark colored dress with white collar and cuffs, as well as a brooch and ear bobs.… (894-06). Learn More »

$415.00
Originally $520.00

SIXTH PLATE TINYTPE OF AN UNIDENTIFIED REVOLVER TOTING, SWORD CARRYING CAVALRYMAN

SIXTH PLATE TINYTPE OF AN UNIDENTIFIED REVOLVER TOTING, SWORD CARRYING CAVALRYMAN

This sixth plate tintype features a full-standing view of a dashing cavalryman wearing a mounted overcoat all buttoned up with his waist belt and belt plate prominently displayed at his waist. He… (1139-55). Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF AN UNIDENTIFIED YANKEE SOLDIER & A WOMAN

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF AN UNIDENTIFIED YANKEE SOLDIER & A WOMAN

This sixth plate tintype features a woman seated to the left of a Union Soldier, who appears to be wearing a New York shell jacket. We can see the staple markings of a New York jacket in this photo:… (1139-36). Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF TWO YOUNG BROTHERS

SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF TWO YOUNG BROTHERS

Early image, circa 1853, shows a waist up, seated view of two brothers. Both boys are wearing dark colored frock coats, vests, white shirts and cravats. Image is clear with good contrast. Light… (611-399). Learn More »

$32.00
Originally $40.00

DAGUERREOTYPE OF FATHER AND CHILD IN UNION CASE

DAGUERREOTYPE OF FATHER AND CHILD IN UNION CASE

Sixth-plate daguerreotype of a young man in a dark suit with high white collar holding an infant in his lap. The child wears a light dress and a white bonnet. Image is very clear and despite a few… (611-397). Learn More »

$120.00
Originally $150.00

SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF LADY

SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF LADY

Early image, circa 1850, shows a waist up view of a lady wearing a dark colored silk dress with wide white lace collar. She wears a large brooch which has been highlighted by the photographer. Image… (611-396). Learn More »

$32.00
Originally $40.00

SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF MOTHER & GROWN SON

SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF MOTHER & GROWN SON

Early image, circa 1848, shows a waist up view of an older lady wearing a light colored dress with white collar and cap. She is holding a small book in her hand. Seated next to her is her son who is… (611-392). Learn More »

$120.00
Originally $150.00

1/16th PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF YOUNG MAN

1/16th PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF YOUNG MAN

Image shows a waist up view of a young man with dark hair. He is wearing a light colored frock coat with white shirt, dark colored vest and cravat. Oxidation has occurred on image, mainly on… (611-390). Learn More »

$75.00
Originally $95.00


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ORIGINAL WAR OF 1812 ERA TWELVE-POUNDER AMERICAN GUNADE – AND REMEMBER THE ALAMO!

This twelve-pounder gunade, dating about 1800-1820, was deaccessioned several years ago from the Fort Ticonderoga collection of artillery. It is unmarked and likely American. The gunade, or gunnade, was an offshoot of the carronade, which was… (1124-01). Learn More »

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