Quarter plate ambrotype of a gentleman sporting a mustache and mutton chops, seated in a studio setting holding a cane and military kepi. With period inked note included with the image tentatively identifying the subject as "Charles Teeple" or "Peeple." HDS lists give "Charles Peeples"; however two of the five "Charles Peeples" can be eliminated based on their (teenage) age. Of the other three, there is not enough information at present to derive a solid identification. An interesting civilian portrait with military appeal nevertheless. Housed in full case reinforced at hinge.
Image a bit dark, some cracks/minor areas of loss to emulsion behind plate. Case with wear, reinforced at hinge.
Array ( [live_biddable] => [inquire] => [phone] => [phone_bid] => 0 [sold] => 1 [unsold] => [make_offer] => [estimate] => 1 [timer] => [current_bid] => [asking_bid] => [start_price] => [buy_it_now_price] => [bid_activity] => )
Have a Similar Item?Consign With Us
Cowan's is one of the only houses to offer full service, in-house shipping. Please note shipping costs are factored by weight and size, not purchase price. Larger items like furniture may incur a higher shipping charge. Our experts pack and ship over 5,000 purchases each year. Shipping costs are included on every invoice to make getting your items as fast and easy as possible. For more information, click HERE or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Page Load Executed Time Elapsed: 0.287 seconds