All are housed in full leather cases.

1) Ninth plate flip top daguerreotype of boy, by Claudet.

2) Ninth plate daguerreotype of bonnet lady, by Kilburn.

3) In between sixth and quarter plate daguerreotype of older lady with bow and bonnet, holding her glasses, by Photographic Portrait Gallery.

4) Overmatted quarter plate daguerreotype of young lady standing in tinted room, by Kilburn.

5 & 6) Sixth plate ambrotypes of man and woman, each by Price of Manchester.

7) Quarter plate daguerreotype of young lady, by Watkins.

This is a box lot, so special packing fees apply. See the shipping terms for details.


Condition:(1) Very good. (2) Very good except for tarnish at top. (3) Very good. (4) Milkiness. Some spots. Mat abrasions. (5-6) Man has oxidation. Woman is very good. (7) Scratched and wiped. Poor.

Estimate: $500 - $800
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