05-12-201005-13-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner AuctionsMarlborough MA
May 12, 2010 02:00 PMCalender
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Two Civil War Tintypes

$444$375
Auction: Discovery - 2504Location: MarlboroughDate / Time: May 12, 2010 2:00PM

Description:

Two Civil War Tintypes, half-plate full-length portrait with studio background depicting an encampment, in gilt mat, (wear); and a sixth-plate portrait, possibly Civil War, of a young man with cross and kepi, (glass cracked).
Estimate $200-300

The larger with crazing, abrasions, scratches, possible paint spatter, and soiling.

Keywords

possible paint spatter