1/6 Plate-Post Mortem of child
1/6 Plate-Post Mortem of child

A moving Momento Mori tintype image of an unidentified child with tinted flowers. The beautiful and clean image is housed in a rare velvet case with a reverse painted urn on glass. The case has a tear 2/3 of the way along the hinge, yet still connected. Image and customized pinch frame slightly smaller than 1/6 plate. A unique post-mortem image with rare presentation case. $425

Post Mortem of child in Urn Case
Post Mortem of child in Urn Case

A moving Momento Mori tintype image of an unidentified child with tinted flowers. The beautiful and clean image is housed in a rare velvet case with a reverse painted urn on glass. The case has a tear 2/3 of the way along the hinge, yet still connected. Image and customized pinch frame slightly smaller than 1/6 plate. A unique post-mortem image with rare presentation case. $425

1/6 Plate-Girl with doll
1/6 Plate-Girl with doll

A very sweet tintype image of young girl with a beautiful porcelain doll. The girl and doll are uniquely posed together with equal importance, making this an unusual image. The tin is inside an unmatched full case with repaired hinge and the velvet pad includes a small tear. I have seen many tintypes of this genre, however, it is rare to find a girl this beautiful in a tintype with her doll. $145

Girl with doll in mismatched case
Girl with doll in mismatched case

A very sweet tintype image of young girl with a beautiful porcelain doll. The girl and doll are uniquely posed together with equal importance, making this an unusual image. The tin is inside an unmatched full case with repaired hinge and the velvet pad includes a small tear. I have seen many tintypes of this genre, however, it is rare to find a girl this beautiful in a tintype with her doll. $145

1/6 Plate-Woman with guitar
1/6 Plate-Woman with guitar

A very rare tintype of a woman posed playing a guitar; in fact this is the only tintype of a woman guitar player I have ever found. She is adorned with a lovely blue tinted dress and gilt applied to her broach. Note the photographer's painted landscape backdrop. The image is in excellent condition, and is very sharp with nice contrast. Housed in a full leatherette case with nice pad. $350

Woman with guitar in full case
Woman with guitar in full case

A very rare tintype of a woman posed playing a guitar; in fact this is the only tintype of a woman guitar player I have ever found. She is adorned with a lovely blue tinted dress and gilt applied to her broach. Note the photographer's painted landscape backdrop. The image is in excellent condition, and is very sharp with nice contrast. Housed in a full leatherette case with nice pad. $295

1/6 Plate-Post Mortem child in crib
1/6 Plate-Post Mortem child in crib

An incredible post-mortem tintype of a child captured inside a crib with an ornate patterned blanket. I have seen this style of blanket used by many morticians in similar images. Tinting has been applied to the child's face and arm in this memorial photograph. The image resides next to beautiful red velvet pad. Enclosed in nice full case with floral pattern. $375

Post Mortem of child in full case
Post Mortem of child in full case

An incredible post-mortem tintype of a child captured inside a crib with an ornate patterned blanket. I have seen this style of blanket used by many morticians in similar images. Tinting has been applied to the child's face and arm in this memorial photograph. The image resides next to beautiful red velvet pad. Enclosed in nice full case with floral pattern. $375

1/9 Plate-Afro American woman?
1/9 Plate-Afro American woman?

An unusual tintype of a woman of color; Afro American woman or Hispanic woman. She wears beautiful fashions and wearing very nice victorian jewelry. Her hair is stunning and is decorated with a large bow. Tintype is presented in a rare mint octagonal 1/9th plate case with gold oval medallion; Berg 3-387G. $250

Afro American woman in Union case?
Afro American woman in Union case?

An unusual tintype of a woman of color; Afro American woman or Hispanic woman. She wears beautiful fashions and wearing very nice victorian jewelry. Her hair is stunning and is decorated with a large bow. Tintype is presented in a rare mint octagonal 1/9th plate case with gold oval medallion; Berg 3-387G. $250

1/4 Plate-Girl with doll and basket
1/4 Plate-Girl with doll and basket

A rare quarter plate tin of a girl with a doll and holding a basket. The girl is posed against nice landscape backdrop. The image has nice contrast and is well focused. Enclosed in nice thermoplastic case with awesome velvet pad; case has small hairline at clasp. $375

Girl with doll in Union case
Girl with doll in Union case

A rare quarter plate tin of a girl with a doll and holding a basket. The girl is posed against nice landscape backdrop. The image has nice contrast and is well focused. Enclosed in nice thermoplastic case with awesome velvet pad; case has small hairline at clasp. $375

1/6 Plate-Woman with tinted dress
1/6 Plate-Woman with tinted dress

Lovely lady in a beautiful tinted dress. The tarnish ring ironically matches the color of the tinting on her dress. The tin is housed in a fairly beat up Berg 2-21 Union case which does the job protecting this image. $75

Woman tinted dress in Union case
Woman tinted dress in Union case

Lovely lady in a beautiful tinted dress. The tarnish ring ironically matches the color of the tinting on her dress. The tin is housed in a fairly beat up Berg 2-21 Union case which does the job protecting this image. $75

1/6 Plate-Child with toy horse
1/6 Plate-Child with toy horse

Unusual tintype of a child holding the reigns of a galloping toy horse; usually the horses in photo studios were actual rocking horses. I love the sweetness of this child wearing an all white outfit except the two tinted pink bows upon her shoulders. A full case with geometric embossment with an archival repaired hinge protects this tin. An exceptional tintype with a folk art horse. $185

Child with horse in full case
Child with horse in full case

Unusual tintype of a child holding the reigns of a galloping toy horse; usually the horses in photo studios were actual rocking horses. I love the sweetness of this child wearing an all white outfit except the two tinted pink bows upon her shoulders. A full case with geometric embossment with an archival repaired hinge protects this tin. An exceptional tintype with a folk art horse.$185

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