October 06, 2016 12:00 PM EDT Cincinnati


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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. 

 

Condition:

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

Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$96
10/06/2016