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Collection of Elmer Elswoth Ephemera,

lot of 9, includes a circular ferrotype in brass donut frame, with inscription Ellsworth the Martyr with original hole at top for hanging, 1" diameter, PLUS a polychrome painted stamped brass pin with half length embossed portrait of Ellsworth with draped flag surround, 1" x 1.5", less pin, PLUS hand colored illustrated sheet music with portrait of Ellsworth standing atop CSA flag entitled Col. Ellsworth's Funeral March, published by Lee & Walker, Philadelphia, 1861, large 4to size, PLUS albumen cdv of an engraving of Ellsworth, PLUS 4 different illustrated covers.

Provenance:Peter Kersten Collection

Condition:1st-3rd VG+; 4th slight soil, VG+; 5th-9th VG.

Estimate: $600 - $800
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$748
11/16/2006

 

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