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Price Realized: $10,000 With Buyer's Premium Show Hammer Price
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Sale 2471 Lot 46
(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) Delicately hand-tinted tintype of John Brown. Sixth-plate tintype, 2 1/2 x 2 inches oval to sight in period gilt mat; in a leather case blind-stamped with an American flag, with minor wear. Np, circa 1860
Estimate $4,000 - 6,000
This portrait of the abolitionist leader is also found at Harper's Ferry; Abbott & Co. also released it as an uncased tintype with a printed label on verso.Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $10,000