Sixth Plate Tintype of Young Infantry Corporal, Armed with Belted Revolver

Sixth plate tintype of an unidentified infantry corporal wearing a jacket with blue-tinted chevrons and gold buttons, armed with a belted 36 caliber Wesson & Leavitt percussion revolver. An extremely sharp portrait of a young soldier with a curious expression. Housed in full, pressed paper case. 


Few scattered spots on plate. Tarnish along perimeter of image. Extremely sharp, with strong contrast. Case fully separated at hinge but reinforced, with some corner/edge wear to case. 

Estimate: $300 - $500
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