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02-07-2005, 08:48 AM
Posted By: <b>jamie</b><p>would 1870's be a fair guess as to the age of this tintype?<br /><br /><img src="http://www.antiquephotographics.com/images/ForSale/Sports/sptt1zm.jpg">

02-07-2005, 08:52 AM
Posted By: <b>barrysloate</b><p>I would say ca. 1880 would be fair. I don't think you see those kind of hats much in the 1870's though you can't rule out late seventies. But it could be a tad later than that too.

02-07-2005, 08:59 AM
Posted By: <b>Jimmy Leiderman</b><p>Early 1880's<br />$650 for a "common" sixth plate tintype only showing 7 players is a lot.<br /><br />Jimmy