Sixth Plate Daguerreotype of Militiaman Posed with 1851 Shako Emblazoned HENRY'S

Sixth plate daguerreotype of a seated, uniformed militiaman with legs crossed, staring directly at the photographer. On a table to his left rests an 1851 Shako emblazoned "HENRY'S." His cheeks and hat are lightly tinted pink. Housed in full Union case, The Faithful Hound (See Krainik-90).

Estimate: $600 - $800
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