35

Union Civil War Drummer Boy Tintype

A scarce image of a Union Civil War drummer boy in a sack cot and plug hat with his drum slung with drumsticks in hand. He is posed in front of a painted camp scene. The image is a tintype of cdv size with clipped corners at the top. It is extremely sharp and clear. There is no matte or case. Dimensions: 1 ¾ by 3 1/8 inches. Processing and shipping within the continental U.S. $30.00 plus 1.5% replacement cost insurance. 

 

Condition:

Generally this is in excellent condition. There is a little bit of flaking to the bottom right corner. The back is paper covered. The clipped corners are uneven. Witherell's strives to provide as much information and photographs as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Condition statements are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Witherell's. All lots are sold "AS IS" under terms and conditions. Please be advised we do not provide porters nor packing materials for pick ups. We do not accept credit cards.  

Estimate: $100 - $250
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$30
08/05/2021

 

Have a Similar Item?

Consign With Us
 

Witherell's strives to provide as much information and photographs as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Condition statements are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Witherell's. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms and Conditions. This auction has a buyer's premium of 21%.  Methods of payment are cash, check, money orders, or wire transfer for foreign payments. Please note we do not accept credit cards.