Lot 6    

JAPANESE AMBROTYPE, YOUNG MAN
2002 Historic Americana. May 4.
Anonymous quarter plate in complete wooden case, identified in Japanese characters as "Yataro" and behind plate "Nakamuro. " He leans against a column that contains his bowler and a doctor's (?) satchel, and holds an umbrella.

Condition:  
Extenisve untranslated characters behind plate; plate fine, but needs to be cleaned.
Est $300 - $400
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Scarce Confederate Pamphlet
Lot # 441 - Scarce Confederate Pamphlet
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JUGATE BENJAMIN HARRISON CAMPAIGN CHARM
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WONDERFUL JAMES A. GARFIELD IRONSTONE CREAMER
Lot # 149 - WONDERFUL JAMES A. GARFIELD IRONSTONE CREAMER
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PRESENTATION VOLCANIC IN ORIGINAL BOX
Lot # 388 - PRESENTATION VOLCANIC IN ORIGINAL BOX
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GAR REPRESENTATIVE BADGE -- ROCHESTER ENCAMPMENT
Lot # 448 - GAR REPRESENTATIVE BADGE -- ROCHESTER ENCAMPMENT
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RARE JAMES POLK CAMPAIGN RIBBON
Lot # 62 - RARE JAMES POLK CAMPAIGN RIBBON
Unlisted 1844 Polk Campaign Ribbon. With many of the same design elements found in Sullivan/Fischer #JP-17a, this ribbon, 3.75 x 6.5" overall, combines coat-tail names (Francis Shunk, a Democrat, won the Governor's office in Pennsylvania) with the classic "O.K." lettering in "Polk." Several pulls an... > Item Details
Cabinet Sized Photo of Wild West Show Cowgirls
Lot # 629 - Cabinet Sized Photo of Wild West Show Cowgirls
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MCKINLEY AND ROOSEVELT JUGATE PAPER WEIGHT
Lot # 231 - MCKINLEY AND ROOSEVELT JUGATE PAPER WEIGHT
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SLAVE BILL, MARCH 13, 1856
Lot # 288 - SLAVE BILL, MARCH 13, 1856
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SIGNED CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL A.S. WILLIAMS
Lot # 326 - SIGNED CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL A.S. WILLIAMS
Published wartime view of Alpheus Starkey Williams as Brigadier General wearing two star badges of the 12th/20th Corps. Cartes is ink-signed in Williams’ bold hand on verso using his Bvt. Major General’s rank dating the signature to after January 1866. Williams commanded a division in the 12th Cor... > Item Details
GROVER CLEVELAND CAMPAIGN BANDANNA
Lot # 160 - GROVER CLEVELAND CAMPAIGN BANDANNA
Beautiful red and white silk 1888 Cleveland and Thurman bandanna. Only very minor tiny staining to the cloth. Size 21 ¾ inches by 21 inches. > Item Details
GARFIELD-ARTHUR CAMPAIGN BADGE
Lot # 144 - GARFIELD-ARTHUR CAMPAIGN BADGE
A cardboard badge with portraits of Garfield and Arthur, same as DeWitt JG-1880-27. Attached to a 2 x 5" red ribbon with black lettering, "For President, J.A. Garfield. For Vice President, C.A. Arthur." Ribbon has scattered light soiling. > Item Details
Franklin Roosevelt Signed Document
Lot # 483 - Franklin Roosevelt Signed Document
DS, 1p, small folio, May 14, 1931, appointing Frank Cassidy as a captain in the New York State National Guard. Signed as Governor. Framed. > Item Details
RARE HARD RUBBER SEYMOUR- BLAIR TOKEN
Lot # 129 - RARE HARD RUBBER SEYMOUR- BLAIR TOKEN
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FINE HAYES-WHEELER CAMPAIGN STICKPIN
Lot # 133 - FINE HAYES-WHEELER CAMPAIGN STICKPIN
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STEPHEN DOUGLAS CAMPAIGN FERRO
Lot # 90 - STEPHEN DOUGLAS CAMPAIGN FERRO
The classic, 24mm. Douglas and Johnson "doughnut." Politicals with this design, this specific rounded frame, are found only in the campaign of 1860! Some scratches along the edges of the ferros at rim, a nice example. > Item Details
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