October 06, 2016 12:00 PM EDT Cincinnati


Quarter Plate Daguerreotype of Mother and Child by Cooley, Springfield, Massachusetts

A beautiful quarter plate daguerreotype portrait of a serene young mother holding her child, stamped on the mat by Cooley, Springfield, and housed in a green, book-style case, with covers decorated in gilt, floral design, spine with gilt title, Token.  



Some damage on the outer rim of the image, near top left portion of plate. Tarnish along perimeter, where plate meets mat. Wear to case, along edges, corners, and spine. 

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