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IMPORTANT QUARTER PLATE AMBROTYPE OF COL. ROBERT W. BAYLOR, VIRGINIA MILITARY COMMANDER AT HARPERS FERRY AGAINST JOHN BROWN, LIKELY TAKEN AT CHARLESTOWN, VIRGINIA, PRIOR TO BROWN’S HANGING 1859

IMPORTANT QUARTER PLATE AMBROTYPE OF COL. ROBERT W. BAYLOR, VIRGINIA MILITARY COMMANDER AT HARPERS FERRY AGAINST JOHN BROWN, LIKELY TAKEN AT CHARLESTOWN, VIRGINIA, PRIOR TO BROWN’S HANGING 1859

This important, identified ambrotype, is likely among a small group taken of Virginia militia at Charlestown, Jefferson County, Virginia, in late 1859 while they acted as security for the hanging of… (1138-1813). Learn More »

NINTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF LADY

NINTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF LADY

Early image shows a waist up view of a lady wearing a silk dress with ruffled pagoda sleeves and wide lace collar. She wears a large brooch, ear bobs and ring that have been highlighted by the… (2022-277). Learn More »

OREO CASE WITH WOMAN’S PHOTO

OREO CASE WITH WOMAN’S PHOTO

Half oreo case houses an image of young woman wearing a printed dress with jacket. Brass ring surrounds the image. Image is clear with good contrast. Measure 1 ¾” across. Case has a very small chip… (2022-276). Learn More »

“LIEUTENANT CARPENTER,” EX-BILL TURNER

“LIEUTENANT CARPENTER,” EX-BILL TURNER

This oval tintype comes from the collection of the late Bill Turner, noted Civil War collector and dealer. Measuring 2.25 by 2.75 inches, the image shows a man in a double-breasted uniform coat with… (1138-2027). Learn More »

WONDERFULLY CLEAR RUBY AMBROTYPE OF A YOUNG SOUTHERN RECRUIT

WONDERFULLY CLEAR RUBY AMBROTYPE OF A YOUNG SOUTHERN RECRUIT

This ninth-plate ruby ambrotype shows a young man in civilian clothes seated at a table commemorating his new role as soldier by wearing a very southern militia style kepi with band of gold braid… (1138-1899). Learn More »

TWO EXCELLENT FRAMED TINTYPES

TWO EXCELLENT FRAMED TINTYPES

These two tintypes are in good condition and have been framed together in a modern mat and frame. As far as is known there is no connection between the two images. Both look to be sixth plates in size… (490-394). Learn More »

$600.00
Originally $750.00

ZOUAVE ABIJAH BARNES 146th NEW YORK, GARRARD’S TIGERS, POW WELDON RAILROAD, DIED AT SALISURY PRISON, LEFT BEHIND AN ORPHANED DAUGHTER

ZOUAVE ABIJAH BARNES 146th NEW YORK, GARRARD’S TIGERS, POW WELDON RAILROAD, DIED AT SALISURY PRISON, LEFT BEHIND AN ORPHANED DAUGHTER

This touching pair of images are preserved in the family album pages in which they came, along with the period notations at the top of each. They have been placed side by side in a modern frame for… (172-5850). Learn More »

$2,000.00
ON HOLD

NINTH PLATE TINTYPE OF CONFEDERATE SOLDIER WEARING A “FORKED TONGUE” FRAME BUCKLE

NINTH PLATE TINTYPE OF CONFEDERATE SOLDIER WEARING A “FORKED TONGUE” FRAME BUCKLE

Image is of a young Confederate soldier seated and leaning against a table. He wears a dark sack coat with a medium colored shirt and a large bowtie with a print pattern. At his waist is a wide… (490-2263). Learn More »

$760.00
Originally $950.00

J. ARTHUR JOHNSTON CHIEF QUARTERMASTER TO GENERALS HUGER, ANDERSON, AND MAHONE, 1861-1865, EX-BILL TURNER COLLECTION

J. ARTHUR JOHNSTON CHIEF QUARTERMASTER TO GENERALS HUGER, ANDERSON, AND MAHONE, 1861-1865, EX-BILL TURNER COLLECTION

This cased oval tintype shows a Confederate officer seated, resting an elbow on a table next to him, wearing gauntlets and cradling a foot officer’s sword. He wears a single-breasted gray frock coat… (1138-1844). 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… (2022-312). Learn More »

NINTH PLATE TINTYPE OF 95TH PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER

NINTH PLATE TINTYPE OF 95TH PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER

Seated view of a young soldier in the uniform of the 95th Pennsylvania also known as “Gosline’s Zouaves.” The subject wears the trademark coat and vest of Gosline’s Zouaves with light… (2022-267). Learn More »

TINTYPE (IN CDV MOUNT) OF A CONFEDERATE SOLDIER “PETER JONES”

TINTYPE (IN CDV MOUNT) OF A CONFEDERATE SOLDIER “PETER JONES”

This is a tintype mounted in a carte de visite frame. Waist-up view of Jones in uniform. He wears a forage cap, single-breasted jacket and holds a revolver. Buttons were gilded. Image is clear but… (1138-911). Learn More »

AMBROTYPE OF JOSEPH T. ROWLAND Co. A 41st VIRGINIA

AMBROTYPE OF JOSEPH T. ROWLAND Co. A 41st VIRGINIA

This sixth-plate ambrotype comes from the collection of the late Bill Turner, well-known Virginia collector and dealer. It is housed in a leatherette case embossed with birds and floral motifs, and… (1138-1860). Learn More »

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 »

$200.00
Originally $275.00

“FAN OF CORNUCOPIA” UNION CASE

“FAN OF CORNUCOPIA” UNION CASE

Adorned with cornucopia’s fanned in the center inlayed with floral motifs, this union case is perfect for anyone looking to frame a daguerreotype and/or ambrotype.  This frame case is empty and… (1043-209). Learn More »

$100.00
Originally $125.00

SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF FAMILY MEMBERS

SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF FAMILY MEMBERS

Image dates from the 1850’s and shows a young lady and adolescent boy seated side by side. The family resemblance can easily be seen in the eyes. Whether this is a mother and son or sister and… (2022-272). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE GENERAL LUNSFORD LINDSAY LOMAX AS A WEST POINT CADET IN DAGUERREOTYPE BY ANSON CA. 1854/55, EX-BILL TURNER COLLECTION

CONFEDERATE GENERAL LUNSFORD LINDSAY LOMAX AS A WEST POINT CADET IN DAGUERREOTYPE BY ANSON CA. 1854/55, EX-BILL TURNER COLLECTION

Formerly in the collection of Virginia collector and dealer Bill Turner this ninth plate cased daguerreotype by Rufus Anson of New York City is extremely clear, nicely cased, has a mat showing the… (1138-1905). 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… (2022-270). Learn More »

GEM SIZED UNION CASE IN EXCELLENT CONDTION

GEM SIZED UNION CASE IN EXCELLENT CONDTION

Dark brown thermoplastic case known as a “Union” case. Item meas. approx. 1.75 x 2.25 inches. Exterior is excellent with sharp crisp edges free of chips with a raised decoration titled “THE… (1043-217). Learn More »

$100.00
Originally $125.00

NINTH PLATE TINTYPE OF MAN IN EXCELLENT UNION CASE

NINTH PLATE TINTYPE OF MAN IN EXCELLENT UNION CASE

Image shows a middle-aged man in a dark civilian suit with a slightly lighter color vest. Image has good clarity but contrast is a little dark. Mat and frame are the usual scroll type. Union case is… (1043-259). Learn More »

$100.00
Originally $150.00


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VERY RARE REVOLUTIONARY WAR 84th REGIMENT, ROYAL HIGHLAND EMIGRANTS, CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE, ONE OF FIVE KNOWN

This is one of five known examples of the rare cartridge box plate worn by the Royal Highland Emigrants, the 84th Regiment of Foot, in the Revolutionary War. These are identical to the plates worn by the 71st Regiment and were certainly produced by… (766-1816). Learn More »

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