Ambrotypes

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CONFEDERATE PRIVATE IN QM ISSUE JACKET

CONFEDERATE PRIVATE IN QM ISSUE JACKET

This is a nice, clear 6th plate ambrotype of a Confederate private in an issue jacket. He is seated beside a table on which he rests his elbow. The table comes up rather high on his side. He wears a… (1138-1865). Learn More »

FANTASTICALLY CLEAR AMBROTYPE OF A YOUNG CONFEDERATE ARTILLERYMAN

FANTASTICALLY CLEAR AMBROTYPE OF A YOUNG CONFEDERATE ARTILLERYMAN

Beautiful, waist-up, ninth-plate image of a young, clean-shaven Southern artilleryman wearing a light shell jacket with cloth epaulettes and red tinted collar, cuffs and piping. The tinting is really… (1139-49). Learn More »

SIXTH-PLATE AMBROTYPE OF A CONFEDERATE CORPORAL

SIXTH-PLATE AMBROTYPE OF A CONFEDERATE CORPORAL

Straight on waist up view of a seated Confederate soldier sporting long sideburns and a mustache. He wears a very light-colored shell jacket that almost looks to be white. It has a high collar with… (1139-76). Learn More »

QUARTERPLATE AMBROTYPE OF THREE NEW SOLDIERS WITH MUSKETS

QUARTERPLATE AMBROTYPE OF THREE NEW SOLDIERS WITH MUSKETS

This is a nice image of three soldiers posed full-standing with muskets with bayonets fixed, apparently in the process of being made over into soldiers. All wear issue forage caps, but different… (2021-775). Learn More »

ABSOLUTELY BEAUTIFUL HALF PLATE RUBY AMBROTYPE OF MAJOR ISAAC M. ABRAHAM OF COMPANY G, 85TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

ABSOLUTELY BEAUTIFUL HALF PLATE RUBY AMBROTYPE OF MAJOR ISAAC M. ABRAHAM OF COMPANY G, 85TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

Isaac would be commissioned as a Captain in September 1861. His promotion to major would come in April, 1864. The regiment was engaged in no less than 19 engagements. Abraham would not make it through… (2021-807). Learn More »

WONDERFUL HALF PLATE AMBROTYPE OF TWO EARLY WAR INFANTRYMEN FROM MISSOURI

WONDERFUL HALF PLATE AMBROTYPE OF TWO EARLY WAR INFANTRYMEN FROM MISSOURI

These two fresh recruits sit dressed in four button sack coats and matching dark trousers. Both sport US waist belts with a cap box and bayonet, and dark blue caps with the visors flipped up. Nice… (2021-802). 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 »

$995.00
Originally $1,100.00

SUPER FIRST-CLASS QUARTER-PLATE AMBROTYPE OF A MILITIA MUSICIAN

SUPER FIRST-CLASS QUARTER-PLATE AMBROTYPE OF A MILITIA MUSICIAN

Full standing image of a militia musician posed between a table and chair. The young clean-shaven subject wears a dark swallow-tail coat and white trousers with dark leg stripes on each side seam. The… (1054-169). 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

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF MAN WITH DOG

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF MAN WITH DOG

This is a three-quarter sitting view of a man who is wearing a dark colored frock coat and white shirt with cravat. He is holding a large dog on his lap. Image is clear with good contrast. Some very… (894-35). Learn More »

$440.00
Originally $550.00

HALF PLATE AMBROTYPE OF MAN WITH STEER

HALF PLATE AMBROTYPE OF MAN WITH STEER

This is a full standing view of a man who is wearing a dark colored frock coat, vest, trousers, white shirt with cravat and top hat. He is holding a lead which is attached to a large light colored… (894-38). Learn More »

$550.00
Originally $695.00

EXCELLENT HALF PLATE AMBROTYPE OF A FAMILY

EXCELLENT HALF PLATE AMBROTYPE OF A FAMILY

This wonderful image shows a father and mother seated in chairs with their three children standing around them. The bearded father sits at left center wearing the usual dark suit with white shirt and… (1054-170). Learn More »

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE - WAIST UP VIEW OF A NEW YORK MILITIAMAN

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE - WAIST UP VIEW OF A NEW YORK MILITIAMAN

Clean clear image on glass of a young man with close cropped hair and the start of a goatee wearing a dark Zouave style jacket open at the front. The jacket is piped along each edge and covered with a… (224-346). Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPES OF LADY & CHILD

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPES OF LADY & CHILD

Images show full seated views of a lady and a child. Lady is wearing a dark colored silk dress with white collar and dark colored ribbon tie. Child is wearing a printed cotton dress with sash around… (998-382). Learn More »

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF LADY

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF LADY

Image shows a lovely lady who is wearing a dark bodice with wide white collar and a lighter colored silk skirt. On her hands she is wearing black lace mitts. She wears a brooch and ear bobs which have… (998-375). Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF MAN

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF MAN

Image shows a waist-up view of a man wearing a dark colored frock coat, light colored vest, white shirt, cravat and dark colored hat. Image is clear with good contrast. Shows light oxidation. Image is… (998-391). Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF GIRL ON CHAIR

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF GIRL ON CHAIR

This is a full seated view of a toddler girl. She is wearing a printed dress with bows at the shoulders and has her blonde hair arranged in curls. Image is clear with good contrast, but some oxidation… (894-41). Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF BLACK AND WHITE DOG

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF BLACK AND WHITE DOG

This is a full view of a dog standing while facing the camera. Image is clear with fair contrast. Some light oxidation has occurred. Image comes housed in full pressed paper case, which is in very… (894-34). Learn More »

QUARTER PLATE AMBROTYPES OF MAN AND WOMAN

QUARTER PLATE AMBROTYPES OF MAN AND WOMAN

These images are both three-quarter sitting views view of a middle aged couple. The man is wearing a dark colored civilian frock coat, double breasted vest, white shirt, cravat and dark colored… (516-181). Learn More »


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RARE M1840 U.S. ARTILLERY OFFICER’S SABER MADE BY AMES BUT ETCHED AND RETAILED BY SCHUYLER, HARTLEY AND GRAHAM: THE ONE IN THE BOOK!

This is an extremely rare M1840 U.S. artillery officer’s saber made by Ames but etched and retailed by Schuyler, Hartley and Graham. Thillmann knew only of this one example, and until it was found it was unclear if Schuyler, Hartley and Graham… (870-637). Learn More »

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