October 06, 2016 12:00 PM EDT Cincinnati


Two Sixth Plate Daguerreotypes of Gentlemen by Collins, Philadelphia, in Mother-Of-Pearl-Inlay Case

Lot of 2 sixth plate daguerreotypes of gentlemen, possibly brothers, one wearing spectacles, posed in front of a scenic backdrop, with Collins, 3d & Chestnut (Philadelphia) labels affixed to mat of each image. Housed together in mother-of-pearl-inlay case, with some light surface cracking, wear to spine. 



Image of man not wearing spectacles with slight discoloration along perimeter of plate. Few light scratches along perimeter of each plate. 

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