This picture of *Richard GATLING, known for Gatling gun, a Daguerreotype, is an interesting early photo of this famous gunsmith. His invention of the high capacity, quick shooting military gun earned his name "The Gatling Gun". It soon found favor during the war, as it outpaced and outmanoeuvred the opposition during the Civil War. The piece is an item locked inside our vault. If you are interested, contact us for info and any pictures on-file. We can even un-vault the item, take some more quick images for you, before we fast-track it to our catalogue. A 1/6th Plate, its value is enhanced by the subject, the Gunsmith. We will add this to our catalogue in the 1,001 - $5,000 price range.

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