October 06, 2016 12:00 PM EDT Cincinnati


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Attractive Daguerreotype Portraits of Children, Group of Eight

Lot of 8 daguerreotypes of children including:

Sixth plate portrait of a girl with fresh curls and a plaid dress, housed in hanging case. Fine clear image, few spots.

Sixth plate of a darling little girl wearing red, hand-tinted jewelry, housed in full case, stamped in the velvet by the photographer M. Moulthrop, New Haven, CT. Image has a foggy appearance.

Sixth plate daguerreotype of two little girls, presumably sisters, wearing matching, patterned dresses, housed in full case separated at hinge. Image a little light, but nice clarity nevertheless.

2 sixth plate daguerreotypes of young girls in fine dresses, one in half case, one uncased.

2 sixth plate daguerreotypes of young men, one with rather high hair, a green smudge to the left of his chin, housed in velvet book-style case with The Token in gilt on spine, partiall separated at hinge. Second portrait in full case. 

Ninth plate daguerreotype of a young girl with large ribbons or cloth pieces in her braids, housed in full case. some discoloration along perimeter of plate. 

 

Condition:

Majority with strong clarity. 

Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$180
10/06/2016