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UNCLE JOHN MALIN WITH HIS AUSTRIAN LORENZ, 25th/17th KENTUCKY KIA 1864

UNCLE JOHN MALIN WITH HIS AUSTRIAN LORENZ, 25th/17th KENTUCKY KIA 1864

This extremely clear sixth-plate tintype is nicely identified in the back of its leatherette case as “Uncle John Malin / Mothers Brother.” Malin is shown seated in an infantry frock coat with his… (2021-804). Learn More »

$550.00
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ARMED SOLDIER WITH MUSKET, KNIFE AND FLAG

ARMED SOLDIER WITH MUSKET, KNIFE AND FLAG

  This soldier doesn’t hide his profession of arms or his patriotism. He is shown seated, from the knees-up in this sixth plate tintype, and holds his rifle up on the viewer’s left with one hand,… (2021-784). Learn More »

A FATHER AND SON SERVING TOGETHER IN THE UNION INFANTRY ?

A FATHER AND SON SERVING TOGETHER IN THE UNION INFANTRY ?

This quarterplate tintype shows two Union infantrymen wearing field uniforms, sitting in folding camp chairs in front of a simple painted backdrop. One is considerably old than the other, barely more… (2021-778). Learn More »

WONDERFUL NINTH-PLATE RUBY AMBROTYPE SEATED VIEW OF A SOLDIER WTH A SAXHORN

WONDERFUL NINTH-PLATE RUBY AMBROTYPE SEATED VIEW OF A SOLDIER WTH A SAXHORN

The heavily bearded subject is seated and holding a large baritone saxhorn in his lap. He wears a dark forage cap with a light band around the base of the crown, dark frock coat and matching dark… (1139-26). Learn More »

EXCEPTIONALLY CLEAR NINTH-PLATE TINTYPE ATTRIBUTED TO BE 15TH NEW YORK HEAVY ARTILLERY OFFICER

EXCEPTIONALLY CLEAR NINTH-PLATE TINTYPE ATTRIBUTED TO BE 15TH NEW YORK HEAVY ARTILLERY OFFICER

Image is a crystal clear three-quarter seated view of Robert Dieckmann of the 15th New York Heavy Artillery. He is posed with his dark kepi resting on his knee. The kepi has an officer’s quatrefoil… (1139-51). Learn More »

NINTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF SEATED UNION CAVALRYMAN

NINTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF SEATED UNION CAVALRYMAN

Subject is seated and viewed from the waist up. He wears a dark cavalry shell jacket with gilt buttons and gilt piping on the collar and light trousers. He also wears his saber belt with shoulder… (1139-24). Learn More »

NINTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF A SEATED UNION CAVALRYMAN WITH A COLT REVOLVER STUCK IN HIS BELT

NINTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF A SEATED UNION CAVALRYMAN WITH A COLT REVOLVER STUCK IN HIS BELT

Waist-up view of a young fresh-faced Union cavalryman wearing a dark shell jacket with gilt buttons and light trousers. He wears his belt with shoulder support strap and rectangular Pattern 1851 plate… (1139-14). Learn More »

QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF ARMED & IDENTIFIED 12TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY SOLDIER

QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF ARMED & IDENTIFIED 12TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY SOLDIER

Full standing view identified on the reverse as Private Joseph W. Marden of Company I, 12th Massachusetts Infantry. Marden is posed in the position of “PARADE REST” as prescribed in Hardee’s… (1139-35). Learn More »

QUARTER PLATE TINTYPE OF FOUR IDENTIFIED FEDERAL CAVALRYMEN – 4TH & 10TH NEW YORK CAVALRY

QUARTER PLATE TINTYPE OF FOUR IDENTIFIED FEDERAL CAVALRYMEN – 4TH & 10TH NEW YORK CAVALRY

A great view of these four horsemen all displaying their cavalry sabers. Chief Bugler Addison Cole of Syracuse, NY is seated at center resting one hand on his saber and the other on his bugle, which… (2021-805). 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

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF UNION GENERAL R.B. MITCHELL: MEXICAN WAR, KANSAS FREE-STATER, WIA WILSON’S CREEK, DIVISION COMMANDER AT PERRYVILLE

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF UNION GENERAL R.B. MITCHELL: MEXICAN WAR, KANSAS FREE-STATER, WIA WILSON’S CREEK, DIVISION COMMANDER AT PERRYVILLE

This sixth-plate ambrotype shows Brigadier General Robert Byington Mitchell in a seated pose from the waist up, wearing his regulation general’s uniform and turned slightly to display the brigadier… (846-244). Learn More »

$2,750.00
Originally $4,500.00
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“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 »

CDV SIZED TINTYPE OF YOUNG NAVY OFFICER

CDV SIZED TINTYPE OF YOUNG NAVY OFFICER

Image is a bust view of a Navy officer wearing a double-breasted frock coat, white shirt and a small bowtie. Photo is housed in a paper mount with a printed gold oval frame. Image is clear with good… (1054-1108). Learn More »

PAIR OF SIXTH-PLATE TINTYPES IN UNION CASE

PAIR OF SIXTH-PLATE TINTYPES IN UNION CASE

Here is a pair of 1/6-plate tintypes, probably a husband and wife. Images are extremely crisp and clear. On the left side is a well-dressed woman and on the right side is a well-dressed man. Both have… (2021-15). Learn More »

EARLY 1920’S REPRODUCTION RECTANGULAR C.S.A. BELT BUCKLE RECOVERED NEAR SPOTSYLVANIA COURT HOUSE IN 1960

EARLY 1920’S REPRODUCTION RECTANGULAR C.S.A. BELT BUCKLE RECOVERED NEAR SPOTSYLVANIA COURT HOUSE IN 1960

Plate is sand cast brass with nice dark patina overall and a very nice “C.S.A.” at center. Reverse has all three brass hooks. A close examination reveals some lumps and bumps to the casting as… (33-250). Learn More »

DOUBLE SIXTH-PLATE UNION CASE WITH TWO AMBROTYPE IMAGES

DOUBLE SIXTH-PLATE UNION CASE WITH TWO AMBROTYPE IMAGES

Very nice Union case with an exterior decoration titled “THE FAITHFUL HOUND.” Both the front and back of the case have a raised linear border while at center are raised figures of a woman and… (1043-170). Learn More »

$295.00
Originally $375.00

HALF PLATE TINTYPE OF A WOMAN IN A WONDERFUL UNION CASE TITLED “AMERICAN COUNTRY LIFE”

HALF PLATE TINTYPE OF A WOMAN IN A WONDERFUL UNION CASE TITLED “AMERICAN COUNTRY LIFE”

Image is a half-plate tintype of a young woman wearing a dark colored dress with a small white lace collar. She has a dark bow in her hair and a brooch at her throat. The image is clear but the… (1043-179). Learn More »

$400.00
Originally $500.00

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 »

$275.00
Originally $375.00


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CIRCA 1820-25 ENGLISH KEYED BUGLE

Doubtless one of the finest examples extant. The piece was professionally restored a number of years ago and remains in pristine, almost new condition. Measures 20” overall, with a copper body with brass trim including 1 3/8” floating rim. All… (801-01). Learn More »

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