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INTERESTING OUTDOOR TINTYPE OF ELEVEN UNION SOLDIERS & THEIR DRUMMER

INTERESTING OUTDOOR TINTYPE OF ELEVEN UNION SOLDIERS & THEIR DRUMMER

This outdoor sixth-plate view shows what may be the remains of a Union infantry Company after some months campaigning. At first glance it just appears to show 12 soldiers lined up in a field in front… (2021-923). 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 »

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF A YOUNG UNION SOLDIER WITH PATRIOTIC MAT

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF A YOUNG UNION SOLDIER WITH PATRIOTIC MAT

Nice waist-up view of a young Union private who looks too young to shave. He wears a dark forage cap at a rakish angle and a matching dark frockcoat with eagle buttons. The subject’s cheeks are… (1139-02). Learn More »

SIXTH-PLATE TINTYPE IMAGE OF ARMED FEDERAL SOLDIER

SIXTH-PLATE TINTYPE IMAGE OF ARMED FEDERAL SOLDIER

Waist-up view of a middle-aged Union private holding his musket across his chest. The bareheaded subject wears dark frockcoat and light trousers with a cartridge box sling with plate and a waistbelt… (1139-15). Learn More »

SUPER HALF-PLATE TINTYPE OF A NEW YORK CORPORAL

SUPER HALF-PLATE TINTYPE OF A NEW YORK CORPORAL

Wonderful full-standing view of a young Union corporal posed leaning against a column. He wears a New York style shell jacket with piped collar, cuffs, cloth shoulder epaulettes and belt loops at his… (1139-25). 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 »

WONDERFUL PAIRED AMBROTYPE AND TINTYPE OF JAMES MARCELLUS SMITH, DRUMMER COMPANY K 14th NEW HAMPSHIRE: CAMP AND FIELD!

WONDERFUL PAIRED AMBROTYPE AND TINTYPE OF JAMES MARCELLUS SMITH, DRUMMER COMPANY K 14th NEW HAMPSHIRE: CAMP AND FIELD!

This cased pair of images shows a young and rather feminine looking James Marcellus Smith in a 6th plate ambrotype on the right, wearing his musician’s frock coat and posed as if playing his drum.… (2021-810). Learn More »

TWO CONFEDERATE NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICER PARDS

TWO CONFEDERATE NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICER PARDS

This crystal clear 6th plate tintype shows two Confederate NCOs seated in a half-length view, against a plain background, both wearing dark caps and one with his arm over his comrade’s shoulder.… (1138-2003). Learn More »

A BLACK VETERAN OF THE U.S.C.T. WEARS HIS OLD ARMY COAT

A BLACK VETERAN OF THE U.S.C.T. WEARS HIS OLD ARMY COAT

This sixth plate tintype is housed in a leatherette case with mat, glass, frame, and facing pad in place. The subject is black man clearly wearing a U.S. enlisted man’s frock coat with the collar… (1138-2037). Learn More »

$1,250.00
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CONFEDERATE MAJOR IN SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE EX-BILL TURNER

CONFEDERATE MAJOR IN SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE EX-BILL TURNER

This comes from the collection of the late noted Virginia collector and dealer Bill Turner and shows a Confederate major in regulation CS officer’s frock coat. He is shown from the lower chest up,… (1138-1788). Learn More »

QUARTER-PLATE COLORED TINTYPE OF GENERAL JOHNSON HAGOOD

QUARTER-PLATE COLORED TINTYPE OF GENERAL JOHNSON HAGOOD

This quarter-plate tintype was colored during the period to create a strong portrait of Confederate General Johnson Hagood (1829-1898.) Hagood is seated and shown from the waist up in his… (846-361). Learn More »

$3,750.00
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FULL STANDING QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF ARMED UNION SOLDIER

FULL STANDING QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF ARMED UNION SOLDIER

Subject is posed in front of a painted backdrop of a lake or canal scene with a long boat with people in it on the water and mountains in the background. The soldier stands at the position of “ORDER… (1139-44). Learn More »

$200.00
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MOUNTED AND ARMED UNION CAVALRYMAN

MOUNTED AND ARMED UNION CAVALRYMAN

This is a scarce outdoor tintype of a mounted Union cavalryman in a nice quarter-plate size. The image has good detail and clarity, no easy task for the rider holding the horse still and the… (2021-773). 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 »

GREAT OUTDOOR VIEW OF MOUNTED ARMED UNION CAVALRYMAN IN UNION CASE

GREAT OUTDOOR VIEW OF MOUNTED ARMED UNION CAVALRYMAN IN UNION CASE

This 1/6 plate tintype is a very nice full view of a mounted Union corporal in front of a wood filled with tents. The subject trooper wears a dark forage cap with matching dark cavalry shell jacket… (2021-934). Learn More »

SIXTH-PLATE TIN OF A UNION SOLDIER READY TO EAT

SIXTH-PLATE TIN OF A UNION SOLDIER READY TO EAT

Clean shaven young looking Union soldier sits cross legged on the ground with his tin plate balanced on his ankles and holding his fork and spoon in a ready position. Next to him is a wood crate set… (2021-931). Learn More »

$2,250.00
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TINTYPE OF UNION THIRD CORPS SOLDIER IN MOURNING FRAME

TINTYPE OF UNION THIRD CORPS SOLDIER IN MOURNING FRAME

Plate is an unusual size measuring 2 5/8 inches wide x 4.00 inches high and shows an unknown Union soldier posed seated and resting one arm on a table in front of a painted backdrop of a lakeside… (2021-924). Learn More »

NINTH –PLATE TINTYPE OF A CONFEDERATE CAPTAIN

NINTH –PLATE TINTYPE OF A CONFEDERATE CAPTAIN

The unidentified subject wears a double-breasted frockcoat with gilt tinted buttons and on his collar are the three gilt bars of a captain. The cheeks have also been slightly tinted with rose. Image… (1139-43). Learn More »

NINTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF A REB IN HIS BATTLESHIRT

NINTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF A REB IN HIS BATTLESHIRT

Waist-up view of a young Confederate soldier wearing a dark slouch hat pinned up on one side with a gilt button. He wears a light-colored battle shirt with a dark collar and dark front placket with a… (1139-50). Learn More »

NINTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF 7TH NEW YORK CAVALRY TROOPER

NINTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF 7TH NEW YORK CAVALRY TROOPER

This waist-up seated view is identified as Orlla Allen of Company B, 7th New York Cavalry. Allen is posed with his hands resting in his lap. He wears a dark forage cap with gilt side buttons and… (1139-59). Learn More »


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WONDERFUL CONDITION ORIGINAL CONFEDERATE-MANUFACTURED KEPI FOR A DRUMMER BOY OR CHILD

This article of uniform clothing is an original, Civil War example of headgear manufactured in the Confederacy and presented here in wonderful, original intact condition. The period artifact is a small, dark blue colored, wool kepi, suited for a… (526-68). Learn More »

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