These are 6 lockets containing 10 images (9 daguerreotypes, 1 tintype.)

1 & 2) Locket with a rope chain. 2 daguerreotypes. Woman with glasses on. Man with dimpled chin, and head up.

3) Locket daguerreotype of man with chin beard, tinted cheeks.

4 & 5) Locket with two images of same man. Daguerreotype of man with arched eyebrows, goatee. () Tintype of same man.

6 & 7) Locket with two daguerreotypes. Debonair young gentleman. Another handsome man.

8) Tiny locket with a rope chain. Daguerreotype of woman in artistic lighting. She's compelling.

9 & 10) Locket with 2 daguerreotypes. Older woman with bonnet. Older man.

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Condition:(1) Good to very good. (2) Very good condition. (3) Black spot at upper left. White spots on glass only. Very good. (4) White residue on edges. (5) Very good to excellent. (6) Scratched, but strong image. (7) Faded, tarnished, and scratched. (8) Residue around the edges. (9) Brown spots. (10) Residue at top.

Estimate: $350 - $650
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PLEASE NOTE: The auction is being executed by The Daguerreian Society and all questions about the auction and condition requests should be directed to Greg French at  auction@daguerreiansociety.org.

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