June 21, 2019 10:00 AM EDT Cincinnati


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Quarter Plate Tintype of Union Private Holding a Colt Navy Pistol

Quarter plate tintype of an unidentified private wearing a slouch hat with brass infantry bugle devise. The subject displays a Colt Navy pistol, and slung across his shoulder is what appears to be a tarred canvas haversack, a fairly rare piece of equipage. Housed in full, pressed paper case. 

Condition:

Few small nicks in plate, but otherwise very fine condition, showing near excellent clarity. Image slightly dark. Wear to case, which has been reinforced at hinge. 

Estimate: $500 - $700
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$875
06/21/2019

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