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[Cased Images] Mixed Lot of Cased Images

Lot of 5, including:

Unusual convex plate daguerreotype of an aged woman.  Sixth plate, housed under convex glass and inside a floral/fruit Union case.  Condition: Solarization at mat edges.

Sixth plate tinted ambrotype of a young girl sitting atop a table.  Mat stamped Ambrotype, Cutting's Patent / Made by Miller & Merrill, Nashua, N.H.  Housed in a sixth plate leather case.  Condition:  Craquelure of backing lacquer, else very good.

Sixth plate daguerreotype of a gentleman holding a book.  Housed in a simple black leather case.  Condition: Darkening around edges and slight washing out of remainder.  Case very good.

Sixth plate tintype of a possibly African American teenager.  Housed under a patriotic mat in a patriotic pressed paper case.  Condition: Exposure very dark.  Case worn and separated at spine

Unusual colored half-plate image of a gentleman, housed in a full leather case.  The image is on a very thin, slightly translucent sheet of waxy paper.  Condition: Some splotchiness of print, else very good.

Provenance:From the Estate of Kenneth Erwin, Portland, Michigan

Estimate: $100 - $200
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$499
03/17/2014

 

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