September 26, 2019 12:00 PM EDT Cincinnati
Ends October 07, 2019


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Confederate, Virginia Major William Saunders, 9th Virginia Militia/87th Virginia, Armed Half Plate Ambrotype Plus Personal Items

Lot of 3, including: armed half-plate ambrotype of Virginia Major William Saunders, 9th Virginia Militia/87th Virginia, with monogrammed pocket knife and postwar calling card.

Ambrotype with mat, preserver and cover glass, in half of a thermoplastic geometric case. Sitter with sword in hand.

Calling card 1.5 x 3 in., with "Mr. William Alexander Saunders."

Gold-tone pocketknife with initials "W.A.S." on one side.

Condition:

Image has crazing/backing issues.

Knife with a couple of minor dents.

Calling card with handling wear.

Estimate: $500 - $700
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$344
09/26/2019

 

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