Sixth plate tintype housed in full pressed paper case featuring a Confederate soldier. He is equipped with infantry accoutrements as well as a tin drum canteen and civilian hat, turned up on the right side. His short, nine-button jacket with branch-colored facings conforms to known patterns issued by the State of Alabama Quartermaster Department, as well as those manufactured by Peter Tait & Company of Limerick, Ireland, imported by the state from 1864 through 1865. Pictured with a federal bayonet scabbard.
Provenance:Charles A. and Frances Swedlund Collection of Early Photography
Case has separated at the hinges.
Array ( [live_biddable] => [inquire] => [phone] => [phone_bid] => 0 [sold] => 1 [unsold] => [make_offer] => [estimate] => 1 [timer] => [current_bid] => [asking_bid] => [start_price] => 1 [buy_it_now_price] => [bid_activity] => )
Have a Similar Item?Consign With Us
Cowan's Auctions is one of the only houses to offer full service, in-house shipping.
Our experts pack and ship over 5,000 purchases each year.
Shipping costs are included on every invoice to make getting your items as fast and easy as possible.
For more information, click HERE or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Page Load Executed Time Elapsed: 0.262 seconds