Lot 9    

Fine Tintype of a Man with Two Oxen,
2002 Americana & Decorative Arts. November 20.
4 x 2.5" in original walnut "cross t" frame. An anonymous horizontal image, he drapes his arm on the back of one of the oxen, and holds a switch in his other hand.

Condition:  
Near EXC, though not examined out of frame.
Est $300 - $400
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Air Ship Ruby Flashed Mug Plus,
Lot # 472 - Air Ship Ruby Flashed Mug Plus,
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William Henry Harrison ANS, 1795,
Lot # 426 - William Henry Harrison ANS, 1795,
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Cabinet Card of Steps,
Lot # 350 - Cabinet Card of Steps,
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Watercolor by Hunter Wood,
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Lot # 765 - Theorem of Fruit,
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Pip Squeak Rooster In Barn,
Lot # 719 - Pip Squeak Rooster In Barn,
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Large Tintype of Row Houses and Street Urchins,
Lot # 6 - Large Tintype of Row Houses and Street Urchins,
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Clinkscales Heraldic Seal in Silver & Amber,
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Half Plate Ambrotype of Civil War Naval Officer,
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American Pieced Quilt,
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American Painted Firebarrel Sign,
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Sterling Child's Mug Dated 1881,
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Andrew Jackson Signed  Patent,
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