This photograph provided by Old West Show and Auction shows a photograph of a tintype of Billy the Kid taken in 1879 or 1880 in Fort Sumner, N.M. It shows the outlaw standing with his hand resting on a Winchester rifle on one side and a Colt revolver holstered on his right side. (AP Photo/Old West Show and Auction)
June 26, 2011 9:28:21 AM PDT
By COLLEEN SLEVIN, Associated Press
DENVER - June 26, 2011 --
What is believed to be the only surviving authenticated portrait of Billy the Kid went up for auction in Denver on Saturday and sold for $2.3 million.