Apr 19, 2016 - Sale 2411

Sale 2411 - Lot 10

Price Realized: $ 10,000
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,800 - $ 2,200
Group of 23 Civil War-era tintypes and an ambrotype depicting Union soldiers proudly posing with a host of weapons. Many are in an elaborate studio setting with tinted backdrops of the American flag. With a half-plate hand-tinted studio portrait of a maritime figure; 16 quarter-plates, including a brass musician, 2 variant views of figure in a Union case, and an ambrotype of a flutist (3 are in Union cases and 8 are in half cases); and 6 sixth-plate tintypes. Early 1860s

Additional Details

From the Collection of Harry Amdur.