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Five Civil War-era Images

Auction:
3165M
Lot:
316
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
Sale #3165M - 3165M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 02, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Five Civil War-era Images, a seated George Armstrong Custer wearing a double-breasted frock coat, an image of Custer wearing gauntlets and scarf, two Abraham Lincoln CDVs, and a cabinet card with Lincoln and Union generals.

Provenance: The collection of Ed Vebell.


Estimate $300-500

Some toning and one CDV has clipped corners, all in good condition.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

19th-century fashion, Abraham Lincoln, American people of German descent, Battle of the Little Bighorn, Clothing, Comanche Campaign, Custer, Edward Vebell, Formal wear, Frock, Frock coat, George Armstrong Custer