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Post-Mortem Sixth Plate Daguerreotype,
2002 Americana & Decorative Arts. November 20.
wonderful image of child lying in open hooded wicker cradle, pencil inscription in rear, original seals in embossed leather case.

Condition:  
Slight solar ring, else EXC.
Est $300 - $500
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Cabinet Card of a New Orleans African American Domestic,
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with imprint of Brennan's Studio, High Street. An 1890s image of an elderly African American woman. From an archive related to the Zacharie family of New Orleans. > Item Details
Zach Taylor Pocket Mirror,
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stamped with bust portrait of "General Taylor Rough & Ready" with embossed laurel leaf surround. Opens to reveal original 2.5" d. mirror with brass kick stand and hanging ring. Marked on rear "Brevite 1844". Ex. Clark Garrett Collection. > Item Details
Horstmann  Indian Princess Head Militia Sword,
Lot # 131 - Horstmann Indian Princess Head Militia Sword,
with rectangular ribbed ivory grip, cast brass single piece quillon, double langets with eagles, floral knuckle bow, attached to the Indian Princess pommel. Single edged 31" blade with 1/2 length fuller and acid etched crossed flags and scroll work, marked "W.H.H." (Horstmann), total length 36.5". ... > Item Details
Lincoln Campaign Ferro in Shell,
Lot # 55 - Lincoln Campaign Ferro in Shell,
issued during the 1864 campaign. Image slightly dark on left side, else bright. > Item Details
Great Early Southeastern Travel Account,
Lot # 311 - Great Early Southeastern Travel Account,
Dana, Edmund. "Geographical Sketches of the Western Country: Designed for Emigrants and Settlers: Being the Result of Extensive Researches and Remarks...." 1819, 12mo, Cincinnati, 312pp. Calf, gilt worn from spine, ownership inscriptions on endpapers. Most of the volume describes the southeast to No... > Item Details
Cleveland-Thurman Jugate Campaign Ribbon,
Lot # 89 - Cleveland-Thurman Jugate Campaign Ribbon,
black, on pink silk, 9.25 x 2.75." Printed by Buford, Indianapolis. > Item Details
McKinley Dinner Loving Cup,
Lot # 91 - McKinley Dinner Loving Cup,
silver-plated, with 3 handles which divide the cup into 3 panels. One panel is engraved with a monogram "CCC", another panel with "President McKinley, Guest of Honor, and the third with "Annual Dinner, Oct. 30th, 1897." Cup is 2.25" high with similar diameter, the entire cup with handles is about 3.... > Item Details
Scarce English Quaker Imprint,
Lot # 322 - Scarce English Quaker Imprint,
"A Collection of Acts of Parliament, and Clauses of Acts of Parliament, Relative to Those Protestant Dissenters Who are Susally Called by the Name of Quakers, From the Year 1688." 1757, London: Luke Hinde. 4to, full calf, 96pp. > Item Details
Archive of 86th Indiana Soldier KIA at Stones River,
Lot # 263 - Archive of 86th Indiana Soldier KIA at Stones River,
lot of 8 items. These letters tell the history of one Civil War soldier, George E. Armer (also spelled Armor) of Carroll County/Delphi, IN. Armer mustered into the 9th IN Inf. in Sept. 1861, discharged for disability on 29 Apr. 1862 on the field of Shiloh (discharge paper in lot). After a month of r... > Item Details
Rinehart Platinum Print of Native American,
Lot # 365 - Rinehart Platinum Print of Native American,
7.25 x 9.25". Titled in negative, "Rocky Bear, Sioux, No. 503, Copyright 1899, F.A. Rinehart, Omaha." > Item Details
American Flint Glass Stemware,
Lot # 534 - American Flint Glass Stemware,
lot of 11. All early 19th century American clear flint glass stemware in thumbprint pattern. Includes five 5.5" high; four 4.75" high & two 4.25" high. > Item Details
Early French Automobile Hand-Colored Lithograph by Gamy,
Lot # 492 - Early French Automobile Hand-Colored Lithograph by Gamy,
showing a two seater race car on a banked speedway in an Excelsior. Framed; 17.5" x 34.5" Frame 19.5" x 36.5" > Item Details
American Redware,
Lot # 715 - American Redware,
lot of 6. Includes 2 small clear glazed batter pitchers; 4" to 4.5" high, both with strap handles; PLUS 2 pieces with unglazed exterior & glazed interior, this includes a 2.5" miniature ovoid jug & a 3" miniature jar, slightly ovoid; PLUS 2 apple butter jars, both ovoid with clear glaze; 4" & 7" hig... > Item Details
Exceptional Sewer Tile Planter,
Lot # 685 - Exceptional Sewer Tile Planter,
American, late 19th or very early 20th century. Vase-shaped with applied high relief flowers & leaves, large cutouts on shoulder & small circular cutouts on neck made for planting hen & chick plants. Two loop handles just below flaring lip, each with free swinging sewer pipe three link chain, 9.5"... > Item Details
Civil War First Massachusetts Presentation Sword,
Lot # 219 - Civil War First Massachusetts Presentation Sword,
with red carbuncle jeweled pommel and grip, beautiful cast brass hilt with traces of silvering and gilding on grip and guard. Eagle head quillon with openwork floral guard with spread winged shield breasted eagle, chain or laurel leaves on knuckle bow, oval lobed and stepped pommel with jewel and 1... > Item Details
Outstanding Group of Taos Photographs by Jackson,
Lot # 334 - Outstanding Group of Taos Photographs by Jackson,
Lot of 18, unmounted 13 x 10 albumen photographs by William Henry Jackson. Subjects include nine images in or around Taos, Pueblo, four of which are architectural overviews of the town, one a portrait of two potters, Maria and Benina; three others ethnographic studies of Pueblo residents, and one a... > Item Details
Scarce Rawlins, Wyoming Rubber Band Pistol,
Lot # 402 - Scarce Rawlins, Wyoming Rubber Band Pistol,
in original lithographed box with instructions, targets & ammo. Another rubber band operated toy pistol made by the Bulls Eye Pistol MFG. Co., Rawlins, Wyoming. Nice graphics, 9" long. > Item Details
Cabinet Card of Steps,
Lot # 350 - Cabinet Card of Steps,
a Nez Perce Indian, who, according to the biography on verso, left his band to join Sitting Bull in 1878. Steps lost both feet above the ankles and his right hand as a result of being frostbitten in a severe snowstorm. This is No. 3 in a series by Bailey, Dix & Mead, Fort Randall, D.T. > Item Details
CDV of Union General M.L. Smith, Autographed,
Lot # 188 - CDV of Union General M.L. Smith, Autographed,
with imprint of “Joslyn & Smith, Vicksburg.” With period pencil notation, “This was taken just before your papa was married.” The General’s signature and rank are scrawled on recto. Morgan Smith became Colonel of the 8th Missouri Infantry before taking over a brigade during the reduction of Ft. Do... > Item Details
Early Cast Iron Cap Guns,
Lot # 404 - Early Cast Iron Cap Guns,
lot of 4, all pistols. Includes a tiny example marked "Pat. Dec. 17, 78" (1878, 2.75" long with fold down trigger; PLUS a western type with fold down trigger, marked "Buck" with 5 pointed star on grip, nickel finish, 3.4" long; PLUS an unmarked example with floral embossed receiver & grip, traces of... > Item Details
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