June 13, 2019 12:00 PM EDT Cincinnati
Ends June 24, 2019


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Civil War-Period Sixth Plate Tintype of Small Child Dressed in Military Uniform, Plus

Lot of 2, including: sixth plate tintype portrait of a small child dressed as a soldier. Housed in full patriotic Union case. Tarnish along perimeter where plate meets mat. Minor wear to case. 

CDV-sized tintype of Federal infantryman wearing a regulation four button sack coat, kepi, and musket. The portrait may be a late-war or post-war tintype copy mounted on decorative cardstock. The black and gold suggests that the image was made up as a memorial photograph. Housed in folk art wood frame, 6 x 7.5 in. Image a little cloudy. Light wear to frame. 

Estimate: $300 - $500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$188
06/13/2019

 

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