Sixth Plate Tintype and Ambrotype Featuring Triple Armed Cavalryman and Family

Lot of 2. Sixth plate tintype featuring a uniformed cavalryman holding a brace of Colt Army pistols while cradling his saber. Sixth plate ambrotype featuring a woman with her young daughter, likely the cavalryman's wife and child. Both images housed in full figural Union case, Liberty 1 [Berg 1-66].


Good clarity to both images, with some darkening to tintype. Case with some nicks to edges and surface soil/wear. 

Estimate: $800 - $1,000
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