Includes a half plate ruby ambrotype of a daguerreotype of a painted portrait of a woman.
Provenance:Paul K. Berg Collection of Nineteenth Century Photographic Cases and Wall Frames
This case appears to have been cracked and repaired in many places along the outer edges. There are cracks near both hinges. There is a bit of discoloration on the back cover near the bottom left corner.
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