June 25, 2021 10:00 AM EDT Cincinnati


[CIVIL WAR]. Sixth plate tintype of Union soldier displaying his Colt revolver. N.p.: n.p., [1860s].

Sixth plate tintype with light hand tinting. (A touch dark, strong clarity and contrast.) Housed in full pressed paper case (reinforced at hinge, some surface wear). Studio portrait of a stoic young infantry private in buttoned sack coat and dressed hair artfully posed with what appears to be a M1849 Colt pocket revolver across his chest. 

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