Quarter Plate Tintype of Three Western Theater Union Soldiers

Quarter plate tintype of three Union soldiers, each wearing a slouch hat, seated on a bench in what appears to be a studio, with a painted camp scene serving as the backdrop. Housed in full, pressed paper case separated at spine. Although the soldiers' regiment and location are unknown, it has been suggested that this trio served in the Western Theater. 


A number of creases and pricks in the plate. Image is dark. Few nicks in plate's surface. Significant wear to case, which is fully separated at spine, surface loss at corners and spine. 

Estimate: $200 - $400
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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