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2946M Marlborough
October 27, 2016 10:00 AMCalender

Tintype and Ambrotype Portraits of Soldiers in Case

Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2946M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: October 27, 2016 10:00AM


Tintype and Ambrotype Portraits of Soldiers in Case, c. 1860s, brown gutta percha case, the right side holds an ambrotype of a man in his militia uniform, on the left is the same man seated with another man, both in Rhode Island blouses, ht. 3 3/4, wd. 3 1/2 in.
Estimate $200-300

Case is in good condition, the ambrotype has some missing spots on the image, and the tin-type is in good condition.

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