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EARLY 1840s LADY RELIGIOUS ATTIRE & PLANT DAGUERREOTYPE

Quarter plate daguerreotype.

From the early years, here is a bright portrait of an older woman, wearing traditional attire, next to a plant. The hand cut gold foil mat is indicative of the early years. Is that a daguerreotype on the book on the table next to the plant? Split case.

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Condition:With tilting, light white streak. Tarnish at periphery. Very good condition. Case is missing one rail.

Estimate: $500 - $800
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$875
10/16/2021

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