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NEWLY ENLISTED CONFEDERATE CAVALRYMAN

NEWLY ENLISTED CONFEDERATE CAVALRYMAN

This fellow has likely just signed up in a local cavalry unit and has not yet gotten a uniform, but has taken his saber to the photographer for a portrait before going off to war. He is bareheaded,… (1138-2014). Learn More »

SIXTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF AN ARMED UNION SOLDIER

SIXTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF AN ARMED UNION SOLDIER

Knees-up view of an unidentified Union soldier wearing a dark forage cap, dark frockcoat and light trousers. He wears a cartridge box with a sling plate that has been touched with gilt and a waistbelt… (1139-12). Learn More »

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 »

$300.00
Originally $400.00

NINTH PLATE IMAGE OF YOUNG MAN IN VERY NICE UNION CASE

NINTH PLATE IMAGE OF YOUNG MAN IN VERY NICE UNION CASE

Image is a chest up view of a young man, possibly in his late teens, wearing a dark civilian suit, white shirt and bowtie. Image has very good clarity and contrast and comes housed in the usual… (1043-273). Learn More »

$100.00
Originally $150.00

NINTH-PLATE AMBROTYPE OF AN ELDERLY WOMAN WITH BIBLE

NINTH-PLATE AMBROTYPE OF AN ELDERLY WOMAN WITH BIBLE

Image is a three-quarter seated view of an older woman wearing a dark dress and shawl with white undersleeves and a white lace cap seated by a table and resting one hand on a Bible that has a gilt… (1138-2042). Learn More »

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF DOUBLE ARMED SOLDIER

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF DOUBLE ARMED SOLDIER

Waist-up seated view of a young unidentified soldier wearing a dark four-button sack coat and light trousers. He is posed holding his musket, barrel forward, by his side and wearing a Pattern 1858… (1138-1852). Learn More »

UNION CASE WITH TWO NINTH-PLATE TINTYPES

UNION CASE WITH TWO NINTH-PLATE TINTYPES

Very nice Union case with an exterior decoration titled “CHILDREN AT PLAY.” Both the front and back of the case have a raised scrollwork border while at center are raised figures of three children… (1043-281). Learn More »

$150.00
Originally $225.00

SMALL BOOK SHAPED GEM SIZED PHOTO HOLDER WITH TWO PHOTOS

SMALL BOOK SHAPED GEM SIZED PHOTO HOLDER WITH TWO PHOTOS

Small brass book that when closed meas. approx. 1.00 x 1.00 x 0.50 an inch. The cover is decorated with a crossed anchor and Christian cross with a heart at center surrounded by scroll decoration.… (1043-291). Learn More »

$95.00
Originally $125.00

GUTTA PERCHA 1/4 PLATE IMAGE CASE

GUTTA PERCHA 1/4 PLATE IMAGE CASE

Hinged case is meant to house a quarter-plate sized wet plate image. Outside of case shows a raised Victorian- era image of a well-dressed man with horse, conversing with others. Inside is lined in… (2020-1172). Learn More »

$85.00
Originally $150.00

DOUBLE 1/6 PLATE OUTDOOR TINTYPE OF ARMED UNION SOLDIERS

DOUBLE 1/6 PLATE OUTDOOR TINTYPE OF ARMED UNION SOLDIERS

Hard thermo-plastic case with a 1/6 plate tintype image housed on each side.  Both images were recorded in the same location as evidenced by the over grown back ground and items in the fore… (P14001). Learn More »

$2,000.00
Originally $2,950.00

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 »

$400.00
Originally $550.00

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF A YOUNG MAN IN A VERY NICE UNION CASE WITH A USS MONITOR MOTIF

NINTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF A YOUNG MAN IN A VERY NICE UNION CASE WITH A USS MONITOR MOTIF

Waist-up view of a young man approx. 18 years old wearing a dark civilian suit with white shirt and dark bowtie and sporting a pompadour type haircut with a tuft of curled hair on top. Contrast and… (2022-68). Learn More »

HALF-PLATE TINTYPE OF SEATED UNION ARTILLERY CAPTAIN

HALF-PLATE TINTYPE OF SEATED UNION ARTILLERY CAPTAIN

Waist-up seated view of an unidentified middle-aged bearded captain. He wears a dark frockcoat with very clear captain’s shoulder straps open to reveal a dark vest beneath. In his lap he holds his… (1139-97). Learn More »

QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF UNION MUSICIANS WITH ONE OF THE LARGEST SAX HORNS EVER SEEN

QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF UNION MUSICIANS WITH ONE OF THE LARGEST SAX HORNS EVER SEEN

Outdoor camp scene shows three Union soldiers seated in front of a wedge tent on the edge of a wood. The three soldiers sit amongst a pile of haversacks, cups, canteens, plates, boilers and a coffee… (1139-96). Learn More »

VERY NICE SIXTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF SEATED 6TH CORPS SOLDIER

VERY NICE SIXTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF SEATED 6TH CORPS SOLDIER

Image shows an unidentified Union private seated in front of a painted backdrop consisting of a lone tree along one edge and a camp of “A” tents on the other. The rows of tents continue into the… (1139-89). Learn More »

THREE-QUARTER STANDING VIEW OF A DOUBLE ARMED UNION INFANTRYMAN

THREE-QUARTER STANDING VIEW OF A DOUBLE ARMED UNION INFANTRYMAN

Sixth-plate tintype of a Union soldier standing at the position of “SHOULDER ARMS.” He wears a dark forage cap with upturned visor, dark frockcoat and matching trousers. His accouterments consist… (1139-88). Learn More »

WONDERFUL OUTDOOR QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF UNION OFFICER AND HIS MOUNT IN CAMP

WONDERFUL OUTDOOR QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF UNION OFFICER AND HIS MOUNT IN CAMP

Image shows a Union captain standing in a field in front of some trees that line a nearby road. Visible in the left background is a line of three Sibley tents with more in the mid background. The… (1139-83). Learn More »

VERY CLEAN AND CLEAR TINTYPE OF AN ARMED UNION SOLDIER

VERY CLEAN AND CLEAR TINTYPE OF AN ARMED UNION SOLDIER

Ninth-plate three-quarter seated view of a young Union soldier wearing a dark frockcoat with gilt buttons and light trousers. The frockcoat is open to reveal a matching vest beneath that also has… (1139-64). Learn More »

VERY CLEAR, CASED QUARTER PLATE TINTYPE OF A CONFEDERATE MAJOR

VERY CLEAR, CASED QUARTER PLATE TINTYPE OF A CONFEDERATE MAJOR

This image is a half-length seated view and remarkably clear. The sitter is a rather robust, bearded Confederate major wearing a kepi showing some officer’s braid and a dark civilian style coat with… (1138-1787). Learn More »

YOUNG CONFEDERATE RECRUIT VISITS THE PHOTOGRAPHER

YOUNG CONFEDERATE RECRUIT VISITS THE PHOTOGRAPHER

This sixth plate ruby ambrotype comes from the Bill Turner collection and shows a young, very innocent, and somewhat worried looking southern soldier in a military frock coat. The coat shows nine… (1138-1966). Learn More »


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VERY SCARCE EARLY CIVIL WAR NEW YORK RECRUITING AND RENDEZVOUS BANNER FOR A COMPANY OF THE “NATIONAL GUARD ZOUAVES” CA. APRIL 1861

This colorful call for volunteers reads “HEAD-QUARTERS – OF – CAPT. GOTT’S / COMPANY / National Guard / ZOUAVES.” The lettering is done in black with red highlights and the last line. “ZOUAVES” is emphatically shadowed in pale green.… (1052-171). Learn More »

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