Mammoth Plate Tintype of Civil War Soldier with Violin

Mammoth plate, hand-colored tintype, 10 x 14 in., of a Union Civil War soldier seated in a studio, posed with his violin and bow in front of a patriotic backdrop. 


Surface cracking throughout surface of tintype. Few scattered spots visible in soldier's face. Some creasing throughout plate. Small holes/indentations in top margin. 

Estimate: $400 - $600
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