Lot of 3 Civil War Era Tintypes

Currency:USD Category:Collectibles / Photographic Images - Antique Start Price:375.00 USD Estimated At:750.00 - 1,000.00 USD
Lot of 3 Civil War Era Tintypes
Auction Location:

16600 Aston Street
Irvine, CA
Lot of Three (3) Civil War Era Tintypes, one of a Union soldier in uniform, with rifled musket and bayonet, in glass-covered gilt framed gutta percha case; one of what appears to be a Civil War period band drummer in full regalia, in studio setting, in glass-covered gilt framed simulated leather covering with embossed finish; and one of Civil War soldier with what appears to be an 1855 rifled musket, bummer cap, and uniform, possibly Confederate (this image is reversed on the plate and U.S. is in mirror image on the belt buckle). Condition to all three is about excellent. Images remain in very high condition as does most of the plating to frame. Loose image with some minor corrosion to exterior edges. Gutta percha case with some minor repairs. Est.: $750-$1,000/lot.