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Item #: HCWIMG0001
AN EARLY CIVIL WAR 1/2 PLATE RUBY AMBROTYPE IMAGE OF AN INFANTRY SOLDIER IN FULL UNIFORM IN ITS ORIGINAL SCARCE GUTTA-PERCHA MILITARY CASE IN FINE CONDITION! AN EARLY CIVIL WAR 1/2 PLATE RUBY AMBROTYPE IMAGE OF AN INFANTRY SOLDIER IN FULL UNIFORM IN ITS ORIGINAL SCARCE GUTTA-PERCHA MILITARY CASE IN FINE CONDITION. THE IMAGE IS CLEAR WITH NO DAMAGE TO IT. IT IS A LITTLE DARK IN THE PHOTO BUT LOOKS LIGHTER IN PERSON. HE IS FULL VISIBLE FROM HEAD TO TOE. THE WONDERFUL 1/2 PLATE CASE IS DOUBLE SIDED & HAS WONDERFUL MILITARY MOTIFS ON BOTH SIDES. IT AS NO CRACKS OR BREAKS IN IT. THIS IS A VERY NICE CIVIL WAR 1/2 PLATE RUBY AMBROTYPE IMAGE IN A VERY RARE GUTTA-PERCHA CASE THAT IS IN SUPER CONDITION!
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Item #: CWIMG0046
A VERY SCARCE & EARLY 1/6 PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF A CONNECTICUT OFFICER IN FULL UNIFORM FROM THE 1840'S TO 1850'S IN EXCELLENT CONDITION! A VERY SCARCE & EARLY CIVIL WAR 1/6 PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF A CONNECTICUT OFFICER IN FULL UNIFORM FROM THE 1840'S TO 1850'S IN EXCELLENT CONDITION. ALL ORIGINAL & COMPLETE. THE DAG IS EXCELLENT THROUGHOUT & VERY CLEAR AS SHOWN. THERE IS NO DAMAGE ON IT. THE OFFICER IS IN FULL UNIFORM WITH HIS HEADGEAR. THE CONNECTICUT HAT PLATE IS READABLE IN THE PHOTO. IT IS FULLY TINTED. THIS IS A VERY EARLY & SCARCE PHOTO TO FIND IN THIS CONDITION. EARLY U.S. MILITARY DAGS ARE NEARLY IMPOSSIBLE TO FIND ESPECIALLY IN THIS WONDERFUL CONDITION!
PRICE: $ 1,095.00
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Item #: CWIMG0045
A SCARCE & EARLY CIVIL WAR 1/2 PLATE AMBROTYPE PHOTO OF A U.S. CIVIL WAR OFFICER IN FULL UNIFORM WITH HIS SWORD IN EXCELLENT CONDITION! A SCARCE & EARLY CIVIL WAR 1/2 PLATE AMBROTYPE PHOTO OF A U.S. CIVIL WAR OFFICER IN FULL UNIFORM WITH HIS SWORD IN EXCELLENT CONDITION. ALL ORIGINAL & COMPLETE INCLUDING THE CASE. THE AMBRO IS EXCELLENT THROUGHOUT & VERY CLEAR AS SHOWN. THE OFFICER IS IN FULL UNIFORM WITH HIS SWORD DRAWN. HE IS WEARING IS SASH. THE PHOTO IS TINTED. THIS IS A VERY SCARCE PHOTO TO FIND IN THIS CONDITION. EARLY U.S. CIVIL WAR 1/2 PLATE AMBROTYPES ARE NEARLY IMPOSSIBLE TO FIND. THIS IS A GREAT EXAMPLE OF ONE!
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Item #: CWIMG0044
A CIVIL WAR 1/6 PLATE TINTYPE OF A U.S. CIVIL WAR CAVALRY SOLDIER IN FULL UNIFORM WITH HIS COLT ARMY REVOLVER & SWORD! A CIVIL WAR 1/6 TINTYPE OF A U.S. CIVIL WAR SOLDIER IN FULL UNIFORM WITH HIS COLT ARMY REVOLVER & SWORD. HE IS ALSO WEARING HIS KEPI, BELT WITH EAGLE PLATE BUCKLE. THE TINTYPE IS CLEAR & IS TINTED. IT IS IN ITS ORIGINAL CASE & IS DATED ON THE TINTYPE & THE INTERIOR CASE 1862. THERE ARE ALSO THE INITIALS E.W.S. SCRATCHED INTO THE BACK OF THE TINTYPE. THIS IS A NICE ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR TINTYPE WITH VERY GOOD CONTENT!
PRICE: $ 395.00
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Item #: CWIMG0043
A VERY SCARCE OCCUPATIONAL 1/6 PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF A MAN PLAYING THE CHELLO IN EXCELLENT CONDITION! A VERY SCARCE OCCUPATIONAL 1/6 PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF A MAN PLAYING THE CHELLO IN EXCELLENT CONDITION. ALL ORIGINAL & COMPLETE. THE DAG IS VERY CLEAR AS SHOWN WITH NO DAMAGE OR SCRATCHES. THE ORIGINAL CASE IS EXCELLENT THROUGHOUT. THESE OCCUPATIONAL DAGUERREOTYPES ARE VERY HARD TO FIND ESPECIALLY IN THIS WONDERFUL UNTOUCHED CONDITION!
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Item #: CWIMG0042
AN EARLY 1/4 PLATE AMBROTYPE OF A FULL STANDING U.S. CIVIL WAR CALVARY SOLDIER WITH HIS PISTOL & SWORD IN A GUTTA PERCHA FRAME IN EXCELLENT CONDITION! AN EARLY 1/4 PLATE AMBROTYPE OF A FULL STANDING U.S. CIVIL WAR CAVALRY SOLDIER WITH HIS PISTOL & SWORD IN A GUTTA PERCHA FRAME IN EXCELLENT CONDITION. THE AMBROTYPE IS VERY CLEAR AS SHOWN. HE LOOKS TO BE STANDING OUTDOORS & IS IN FULL UNIFORM INCLUDING HIS BOOTS. HE IS WEARING HIS HOLSTERED REVOLVER & CALVARY SWORD WITH BELT RIG. THERE ARE TWO RED TINTED STRAPS ON HIS ARM. THE SWORD APPEARS TO BE A MODEL 1840. THE GUTTA PERCHA FRAME IS IN EXCELLENT CONDITION WITH NO CHIPS OR CRACKS IN IT. THIS IS A VERY HIGH CONDITION 1/4 PLATE AMBROTYPE WITH GREAT CONTENT HOUSED ITS WONDERFUL GUTTA PERCA FRAME!
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Item #: CWIMG0041
A RARE LARGE SIZE IMAGE OF A DEAD CONFEDERATE SHARPSHOOTER AT DEVILS DEN DURING THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG! A RARE LARGE SIZE IMAGE OF A DEAD CONFEDERATE SHARPSHOOTER AT DEVILS DEN DURING THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG. THE IMAGE IS ONE OF A SERIES DONE AND IS #464. TH IMAGE IS VERY CLEAR THROUGHOUT & IS ALL ORIGINAL. IT HAS THE ORIGINAL LIST OF THE IMAGES IN THE SERIES ON THE BACK. THIS ONE IS THE LARGEST THAT WE HAVE EVER SEEN. IT MEASURES 7 1/2 INCHES BY 5 INCHES NOT INCLUDING THE CARD BORDER. THIS IS A VERY DESIRABLE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG IMAGE IN A VERY RARE LARGE SIZE!
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Item #: CWIMG0015
SCARCE CIVIL WAR CDV PHOTOGRAPH OF 2 SOLDIERS IN THE 72ND. PA., BAXTERS ZOUAVES A Scarce Cicil War CDV Photograph Of Two Soldiers In The 72nd PA. Baxters Zoaves In Nice Untouched Condition Throughout. It was taken by De Morats of Philadelphia & is marked on the back. Both soldiers are in full Zouave Uniforms & are holding their hats. It Is Nearly Impossible To Find Civil
PRICE: $ 395.00
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Item #: CWIMG0039
A VERY SCARCE U.S. CIVIL WAR 1/6 PLATE TINTYPE OF AN EARLY SOLDIER HOLDING A COLT REVOLVING RIFLE, & HAVING ON HIS EAGLE BELT AN 1860 CALVARY SWORD & BOWIE KNIFE! A VERY SCARCE U.S. CIVIL WAR 1/6 PLATE TINTYPE OF AN EARLY SOLDIER HOLDING A COLT REVOLVING RIFLE, & HAVING ON HIS EAGLE BELT AN 1860 CAVALRY SWORD & BOWIE KNIFE IN FINE CONDITION. ALL ORIGINAL & COMPLETE. THE TINTYPE IS VERY CLEAR & SHARP. THERE ARE A COUPLE OF TINY SPOTS OF SURFACE RUST ON THE PHOTO THAT DO NOT INTERFERE WITH THE CLARITY OF THE SOLDIER & HIS WEAPONS. HE LOOKS TO BE YOUNG & VERY READY FOR BATTLE. THE BACKDROP OF THE PHOTO IS ONE THAT YOU DO NOT SEE TOO OFTEN. THE BRASS MAT AROUND THE PHOTO HAS MILITARY MOTIFS ON IT. THE GUTTA PERCHA CASE IS A DOUBLE SIDED EAGLE OVER SHIELD & FLAGS TYPE AND IS IN EXCELLENT CONDITION WITH NO BREAKS OR CRACKS IN IT. THIS RARE MILITARY 1/6 TINTYPE OF A SOLDIER WITH HIS COLT REVOLVING RIFLE IN ITS ORIGINAL GUTTA PERCHA CASE ARE IN GREAT CONDITION & ARE VERY DIFFICULT TO FIND. IT WOULD BE A GREAT ADDITION TO ANY FINE CIVIL WAR COLLECTION!
PRICE: $ 2,595.00
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Item #: CWIMG0040
A VERY SCARCE CDV SIZE TINTYPE OF A U.S. CAVALRY SOLDIER IN FULL UNIFORM HOLDING A BURNSIDE CARBINE & CAVALRY SWORD IN FINE CONDITION! A VERY SCARCE CDV SIZE TINTYPE OF A U.S. CAVALRY SOLDIER IN FULL UNIFORM HOLDING A BURNSIDE CARBINE & CAVALRY SWORD IN FINE CONDITION. ALL ORIGINAL & COMPLETE. THE IMAGE IS VERY CLEAR & SHARP. THERE ARE A COUPLE OF TINY SURFACE SPOTS ON IT THAT DO NOT AFFECT THE IMAGE OF THE SOLDIER. HE HIS WEARING HIS CAV JACKET, U.S. EAGLE BELT, & CARBINE SLING. HE APPEARS TO BE A VERY YOUNG & DETERMINED SOLDIER. THE TINTYPE IS IN ITS GUTTA PERCHA CASING & HAS ITS BRASS MAT AROUND IT. THIS IS A VERY DESIRABLE CIVIL WAR PHOTO TO FIND HAVING A FULLY UNIFORMED CAVALRY SOLDIER HOLDING HIS BURNSIDE CARBINE & SWORD ESPECIALLY IN THIS SCARCE CDV SIZE!

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Item #: CWIMG0038
AN EARLY PAIR OF U.S. CIVIL WAR 1/6 PLATE TINTYPES OF A UNION SOLDIER WITH A SNAKE STYLE BUCKLE & LORENZE RIFLE WITH BAYONET IN FINE UNTOUCHED CONDITION! AN EARLY PAIR OF U.S. CIVIL WAR 1/6 PLATE TINTYPES OF A UNION SOLDIER WITH A SNAKE STYLE BUCKLE & LORENZE RIFLE WITH BAYONET IN FINE UNTOUCHED CONDITION. BOTH PHOTOS ARE VERY CLEAR, & HE IS IN FULL UNIFORM. IN ONE HE IS SITTING & THE OTHER HE IS STANDING. YOU CAN CLEARLY SEE THE LORENZE RIFLE IN BOTH. THE BACKDROP IS THE SAME IN BOTH PHOTOS. THE TWO TINTYPES ARE INSIDE A VELVET LIKE FACED FRAME & ARE SEALED IN THE BACK. THEY HAVE NEVER BEEN REMOVED FROM THESE EARLY FRAMES. THE ENTIRE FRAMED PHOTOS MEASURE 6 INCHES BY 4 5/8 INCHES EACH. I BELIEVE THAT THERE WAS AN OHIO OR ILLINOIS REGIMENT THAT WORE THESE BUCKLES & CARRIED LORENZE RIFLES. THEY DESEREVE FURTHER RESEARCH DONE ON THEM. THESE WONDERFUL TINTYPES WOULD MAKE A GREAT ADDITION TO ANY FINE CIVIL WAR COLLECTION!

PRICE: $ 795.00
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Item #: CWIMG0032
U.S. CIVIL WAR 1/6 PLATE TINTYPE OF A SOLDIER WITH A BOWIE KNIFE IN HIS BELT & CO. D, 27TH REGIMENT INSIGNIA ON HIS HAT! A U.S. CIVIL WAR 1/6 PLATE TINTYPE OF A STANDING SOLDIER WITH A BOWIE KNIFE IN HAS BELT & CO. D, 27TH REGIMENT INSIGNIA ON HIS HAT IN EXCELLENT CONDITION. ALL ORIGINAL & COMPLETE. THE IMAGE IS VERY CLEAR THROUGHOUT. HIS CHEEKS ARE TINTED. THE KNIFE IS A LARGE SIZE WITH A FANCY HANDLE. THE ORIGINAL LEATHER CASE IS NICE BUT HAS A REPAIRED BINDER. THIS IS A VERY SHARP & CLEAR IMAGE OF A U.S. CIVIL WAR SOLDIER THAT NEEDS FURTHER RESEARCH!
PRICE: $ 425.00
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Item #: CWIMG0033
A VERY EARLY U.S. CIVIL WAR 1/6 PLATE TINTYPE OF A YOUNG OFFICER WEARING HIS EAGLE & WREATH BELT PLATE & SHOULDER BOARDS IN A PATRIOTIC LEATHER CASE! A VERY EARLY U.S. CIVIL WAR 1/6 PLATE TINTYPE OF A YOUNG OFFICER WEARING HIS EAGLE & WREATH BELT PLATE & SHOULDER BOARDS IN NICE CONDITION. THE IMAGE ACTUALLY SMALLER THAN A 1/6 PLATE & IS MOUNTED IN A PERIOD CARD SLEEVE WHICH IS MOST LIKELY OUT OF A FAMILY ALBUM. THE IMAGE IS VERY CLEAR WITH NO DAMAGE TO IT. THERE IS A PATRIOTIC BRASS MATTING AROUND IT. THE LEATHER PATRIOTIC CASE IS NICE BUT HAS A LOOSE BINDER. THERE IS A GOLD EMBOSSED AMERICAN EAGLE & FLAG ON THE FRONT & A GOLD CIRCLE DESIGN ON THE BACK. THIS IS A VERY EARLY & FINE LOOKING U.S. CIVIL WAR IMAGE!
PRICE: $ 325.00
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Item #: CWIMG0035
AN IDENTIFIED 1/6 PLATE TINTYPE OF A CIVIL WAR CORPORAL IN UNIFORM WITH AN OFFICERS BUCKLE IN FINE CONDITION! AN IDENTIFIED 1/6 PLATE TINTYPE OF A CIVIL WAR CORPORAL IN UNIFORM WITH AN OFFICERS BUCKLE. ALL ORIGINAL & COMPLETE. THE IMAGE IS CLEAR THROUGHOUT & HIS CHEEKS ARE TINTED. HIS KEPI HAS INSIGNIA ON IT THAT READS CO. I 42ND REGIMENT. IT IS IDENTIFIED IN THE BACK AS SHOWN IN THE PHOTOS. HE IS WEARING AN UNUSUAL BUCKLE. THE LEATHER CASE IS LOOSE AT THE BINDING. THIS IS A VERY FINE LOOKING CIVIL WAR IMAGE WITH A DEFINITE \"ID\" THAT NEEDS TO RESEARCHED!
PRICE: $ 495.00
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Item #: CWIMG0034
A U.S. CIVIL WAR 1/4 PLATE TINTYPE OF HENRY AGUSTUS NAGLE IN NICE CONDITION! A U.S. CIVIL WAR 1/4 PLATE TINTYPE OF HENRY AGUSTUS NAGLE IN NICE ORIGINAL CONDITION. THE IMAGE IS A CLOSE UP & IS VERY CLEAR. THERE IS AN OLD PIECE OF TAPE ON THE BACK WITH HIS FULL NAME ON IT IN INK. THE IMAGE IS IN ITS ORIGINAL LEATHER CASE BUT IS SEPARATED AT THE BINDER. THIS IS A NICE EXAMPLE OF AN IDENTIFIED U.S. CIVIL WAR 1/4 PLATE TINTYPE.
PRICE: $ 295.00
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Item #: CWIMG0025
EARLY U.S. CIVIL WAR 1/6 PLATE TINTYPE OF A SOLDIER WEARING HIS 2ND ARMY CORP BADGE IN A GUTTA PERCHA CASE! An Early Civil War 1/6 Plate Tintype Of A Soldier Wearing His 2nd Army Corp Badge In A Gutta Percha Case & In Excellent Condition. The Image is very clear & sharp. He is wearing a clover leaf with a star hanging from it. It has a wonderful military brass mat around it with LARGE AMERICAN FLAGS & E PLURIBUS UNUM in a ribbon. The soldier has an odd smurk on his face. The gutta percha case is nice with a couple of tiny chips on the corners. This Is A Fine Example Of A Very Hard Civil War Image To Find!

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Item #: CWIMG0029
U.S. CIVIL WAR 1/4 PLATE TINTYPE OF AN INFANTRY SOLDIER IN FULL UNIFORM WITH HIS BAYONET, CARTRIDGE BOX, & CAP BOX! A U.S. CIVIL WAR 1/4 PLATE TINTYPE OF AN INFANTRY SOLDIER IN FULL UNIFORM WITH HIS BAYONET, CARTRIDGE BOX, U.S. BUCKLE, CAP BOX, & KEPI. I BELIEVE THE IMAGE WAS TAKEN OUTSIDE WITH A BACKDROP. THE IMAGE IS VERY CLEAR THROUGHOUT. THE SOLDIER HAS A VERY SERIOUS LOOK TO HIM. IT IS IN A LEATHER CASE MISSING ITS TOP COVER. THE IMAGE MEASURES 4 1/8 BY 3 1/8 INCHES. THIS FINE U.S. CIVIL WAR IMAGE WOULD MAKE A NICE ADDITION TO ANY COLLECTION!
PRICE: $ 395.00

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Item #: CWIMG0022
EARLY & SCARCE U.S. CIVIL WAR PAIR OF RUBY 1/6 PLATE AMBROTYPE IMAGES OF A SARGENT IN A GUTTA PERCHA CASE! An Early & Scarce U.S. Civil War Pair of Ruby Ambrotype Images Of An Infantry Sargent In Fine Condition Mounted In A Gutta Percha Case. Both of the images are clear with only slight emulsion on one. The images of the sargent are slightly different & were probably taken one after the other. The gutta percha case is nice & has has an old repair in one of the hinge areas. It Is Very Difficult To Find Two Different Images Of The Same Soldier Especially In Ruby Ambrotype Form. These Are Fine Looking & Scarce Civil War Photos!

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Item #: HCWIMG0002
A VERY EARLY PRE CIVIL WAR 1/4 PLATE RUBY AMBROTYPE OF AN INFANTRY MAN IN FULL UNIFORM IN ITS ORIGINAL GUTTA-PERCHA CASE IDENTIFIED TO ALLEN JIMMERSON OF THE 71ST N.Y. DATED 1848 IN EXCELLENT CONDITION! A VERY EARLY PRE CIVIL WAR 1/4 PLATE RUBY AMBROTYPE OF AN INFANTRY MAN IN FULL UNIFORM IN ITS ORIGINAL GUTTA-PERCHA CASE IDENTIFIED TO "ALLEN JIMMERSON OF THE 71ST NW YORK" DATED 1848 IN EXCELLENT CONDITION. ALL ORIGINAL & COMPLETE. THE RUBY IMAGE IS IN EXCELLENT CONDITION WITH NO DAMAGE OR EMULSION. IT IS VERY CLEAR AS SHOWN. THE 71ST N.Y. PLATE IS ON THE SHAKO & THE IMAGE IS TINTED. THE BRASS MATTING HAS THE PHOTOGRAPHERS NAME ON IT WHICH IS "E. BALCH'S, 123 BOWERY". THERE IS AN OLD PAPER ON THE BACK CORNER OF THE IMAGE THAT READS, "ALLEN JIMMERSON ABOUT 1848 BROTHER OF MRS. JACOB BUCKLEY". THE MILITARY MOTIF GUTTA-PERCHA CASE HAS THE SAME DESIGN ON BOTH SIDES & IS IN MINTY CONDITION WITH NO CHIPS OR DAMAGE. THIS IS A VERY EARLY IDENTIFIED NEW YORK 71ST INFANTRY IMAGE DATING 1848 IN WONDERFUL CONDITION. THIS IMAGE DEFINITELY NEEDS FURTHER RESEARCH & WOULD BE A GREAT ADDITION TO ANY PRE CIVIL WAR OR CIVIL WAR COLLECTION!
PRICE: $ 995.00
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