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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

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

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 »

QUARTER PLATE TINTYPE OF A RIVER FERRY CROSSING

QUARTER PLATE TINTYPE OF A RIVER FERRY CROSSING

This is a very unusual tintype, taken outdoors, needless to say, of a ferry making a river crossing. At first it looks like it could be an extended dock waiting for the ferry to come back over, since… (1138-1926). Learn More »

$1,500.00
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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 »

SIXTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF A UNION HEAVY ARTILLERYMAN

SIXTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF A UNION HEAVY ARTILLERYMAN

Full seated view of an unidentified Union private. The subject is posed seated with his legs crossed and holding his forage cap in his lap. The cap is angled so the insignia of crossed cannons,… (1139-65). Learn More »

QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF SEATED 6TH CORPS SOLDIER

QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF SEATED 6TH CORPS SOLDIER

Image is a lap-up seated view of a Union soldier seated by a cloth covered table on which he rests his arm. Opposite the table is a heavy curtain with tasseled tiebacks that happen to drape the… (1138-1939). Learn More »

QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF STANDING UNION CAVALRYMAN

QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF STANDING UNION CAVALRYMAN

Image shows a Union cavalry private posed in front of a plain white backdrop next to a cloth covered table. He wears a dark slouch hat, dark cavalry shell jacket with buttons that have been… (1139-31). 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 »

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF SOLDIER WITH EARLY WHITE ACCOUTERMENT BELTS

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF SOLDIER WITH EARLY WHITE ACCOUTERMENT BELTS

This sixth plate tintype shows a clean-shaven Union soldier in regulation infantry frock coat and flat-brimmed forage cap. He is seated in front of a plain backdrop and looks straight at the camera,… (2021-780). Learn More »

DRUMMER MELVIN ALLEN BROWN Co. G 122ND ILLINOIS, FIGHTING FORREST IN WEST TENNESSEE

DRUMMER MELVIN ALLEN BROWN Co. G 122ND ILLINOIS, FIGHTING FORREST IN WEST TENNESSEE

This very clear 6th plate tintype shows a young Union drummer in a regulation infantry musician’s frock coat, standing with his snare drum hanging from a drum sling around his neck and holding his… (1139-38). Learn More »

QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF A GRIEVING MOTHER & HER CHILDREN IN A MOURNING THEMED UNION CASE

QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF A GRIEVING MOTHER & HER CHILDREN IN A MOURNING THEMED UNION CASE

Wonderful, clear image of a young mother dressed in a long black dress with a white lace collar and black bow at her throat flanked by her two children. Leaning against the mother’s knee is a young… (1138-1945). Learn More »

VERY NICE SIXTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF A YOUNG AMERICAN WOMAN OF AFRICAN DESCENT

VERY NICE SIXTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF A YOUNG AMERICAN WOMAN OF AFRICAN DESCENT

The subject is posed resting one arm on a cloth covered table on which a book rests. She wears a light-colored dress which buttons down the front, has a white lace collar and a dark sash at her… (1138-2033). Learn More »


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U.S. 1834 OFFICER’S SWORD OF MAJOR R.M. KIRBY U.S. ARMY WITH 6th PLATE AMBROTYPE BY REES OF SON JOSEPH L.S. KIRBY AS C.S. ARMY 2nd LIEUTENANT WITH THIS VERY SWORD, PART OF AN EXTENSIVE FAMILY ARCHIVE

This substantial archive descended in the family of Joseph Lee Smith Kirby (4 Nov. 1841- 28 July 1933,) who left West Point to join the Confederate Army in 1861 and was among the last to surrender in June 1865 at Galveston, TX. The extended family… (870-310). Learn More »

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