Companion Sixth Plate Daguerreotypes of Couple Posed with Concertina

Lot of 2 sixth plate daguerreotypes that appear to be companion images taken during the same sitting, one showing a gentleman seated beside a table, his hand resting on a book, with a portion of a concertina visible at lower right; the second image shows a stern looking woman, also with a book in hand, seated beside a table that appears to be covered with the same table cloth, with the remaining portion of the concertina at right. Housed together in full case separated at hinge. 


Few scattered spots on plates. Images retain very good contrast. Case with some surface wear, fully separated at hinge. 

Estimate: $200 - $300
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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