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Trio of Rare Presidential Sixth Plate Union Cases Housing Portraits of Soldiers [Berg 1-72, 1-73, 1-74]

Includes Profile of Washington; Washington Medallion, Four Stars; and Washington Medallion, all recipients of Berg's "Rare" designation. Cases contain three tintypes of soldiers in uniform, with one man standing before a botanical studio backdrop and wearing a pair of knee-high boots [1-72].

Provenance:Paul K. Berg Collection of Nineteenth Century Photographic Cases and Wall Frames

Condition:

Light wear as expected, with more prominent scratching to [1-74] and small crack to front cover at clasp of [1-73].

Estimate: $600 - $800
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$688
08/15/2019

 

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