Quarter Plate Tintype of Union Cavalryman

Quarter plate tintype of an unidentified cavalry sergeant. Uncredited. A full-length studio portrait where the jaunty officer holds one hand on his hip and the other holds his sword. He stands in front of a painted backdrop to look like camp and wears his uniform and slouch hat with his bottoms and insignia highlighted in gold. Housed in a pressed paper case. 


Some minor craquelure, lower left corner with some damage. Not examined out of seal. Case is split at hinge with modern repair. 

Estimate: $200 - $300
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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