Share your favorites on Show & Tell

Full Plate Tintype Group Photo

In Photographs > Tintypes > Show & Tell.
Photographs716 of 5065Indian Snowmoble....Wild West Gamblers.......Maybe Tintype
13
Love it
0
Like it

toolate2toolate2 loves this.
vetraio50vetraio50 loves this.
Bruce99Bruce99 loves this.
JazzresJazzres loves this.
blunderbuss2blunderbuss2 loves this.
valentino97valentino97 loves this.
TigraTigra loves this.
SpiritBearSpiritBear loves this.
CaperkidCaperkid loves this.
officialfuelofficialfuel loves this.
ManikinManikin loves this.
fortapachefortapache loves this.
pw-collectorpw-collector loves this.
See 11 more
Add to collection

    Please create an account, or Log in here

    If you don't have an account, create one here.


    Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate


    Posted 3 years ago

    VintagePho…
    (5 items)

    So each day I started trying to scan as many photos from my collection as I can and I ran across this gem. I am pretty sure
    it is the largest photo I have. It looks to be around an 8 X 10 that is why I called it a Full Plate. It was in a frame as you can kind of see from the round outline. The frame was in terrible condition and is no longer around. It also had a newspaper clipping from the mid to late 1800's about the train schedule in New York behind the photo.

    Well, take a look and feel free to leave a comment

    Unsolved Mystery

    Help us close this case. Add your knowledge below.

    logo
    Tintypes
    See all
    Tintype of Civil War Union Soldier Muskets & Bayonet Gutta Percha Case
    Tintype of Civil War Union Soldier ...
    $233
    Big Collection of Cased Images, Photo Albums, Postcard Albums, Tintypes, CDV's
    Big Collection of Cased Images, Pho...
    $526
    Lot of Ten 10 Antique 1800's Tin Type Tintype Victorian Photography PORTRAIT
    Lot of Ten 10 Antique 1800's Ti...
    $45
    1/4 PLATE TINTYPE OF PRETTY YOUNG WOMAN WITH LONG CURLS + GOLD-ENHANCED JEWELRY
    1/4 PLATE TINTYPE OF PRETTY YOUNG W...
    $26
    logo
    Tintype of Civil War Union Soldier Muskets & Bayonet Gutta Percha Case
    Tintype of Civil War Union Soldier ...
    $233
    See all

    Comments

    1. rniederman rniederman, 3 years ago
      What are the dimensions of the tintype?
    2. Gillian, 3 years ago
      Wonder why their hands are positioned in that 'posed' way.
    3. scottvez scottvez, 3 years ago
      Sounds like it is a Whole Plate-- dimensions are usually 8.5 X 6.5.

      I like the landscape orientation in order to get the entire group in the image. Most images that I encounter are oriented as Portraits (even with a large group).

      Additionally, most examples this size and larger are enlargement photographs. Your image is very sharp and shows every indication of being the original image (not a period copy).

      Thanks for sharing!

      scott
    4. blunderbuss2 blunderbuss2, 3 years ago
      Don't see any guns, but they certainly wouldn't look out of place with this group. LOL
    5. Jazzres Jazzres, 4 months ago
      https://www.collectorsweekly.com/stories/298385-tintype-of-the-earp-brothers?in=174-activity

      A proxy share.


      Nice shot.
    6. blunderbuss2 blunderbuss2, 4 months ago
      Maybe the founders of CW. LOL

    Want to post a comment?

    Create an account or login in order to post a comment.