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Tintype of a Capt. Francis Bedell

Auction:
2173
Lot:
399
Sold for:
$323$275

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Auction:
Sale #2173 - 2173
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
October 27, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Tintype of a Capt. Francis Bedell, quarter plate, seated and holding a sword, in front of a camp backdrop, with gilt and color highlights, in leather case.
A note on the rear of the case states that Bedell was thrown from his horse and killed near Petersburg on May 8 1865.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

Francis Bedell, Tintype