Lot 810    

Tintype of William "Billy" Walker, Plus
2009, Fall Fine and Decorative Art, Oct 2 & 3
American, ca 1870-90. A sixth plate tintype of William Walker, African-American jockey who won the third Kentucky Derby piloting Baden-Baden in 1877. Together with a coin purse with silverplate racing scene, a harness rosette, a blue ribbon, a small knife and a note pad with steeplechase motif. Tintype: 2.75 x 3.75 in.

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Tintype case split at hinge.
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Sheffield Silver Old English Knives,
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Japanese Imari Bowls,
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Scottish Sampler,
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Art Deco Bronze Bookends,
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A  Gold Retro Ruby and Diamond Watch,
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Tole Piente and Gilt Bronze Bouillotte Candelabra,
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<i>Corpus Christi</i> by Eugene Ludins (American, 1904-1996),
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New England Dressing Table,
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Portrait Miniatures on Ivory,
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Whale Bone Sewing Basket,
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Paris Porcelain Apothecary Jars, Pair,
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Whale Bone and Ivory Cane,
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18k Diamond and Ruby Cocktail Ring,
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