Lot 5    

Superior Large Tintype of a Grocery Store,
2002 Americana & Decorative Arts. November 20.
with wide dirt street in front and family (owners) standing in front, 5" x 7".

Condition:  
Fine, clear image, some paint at margins, not effecting image, VG+.
Est $500 - $800
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