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Pair of Double Sixth Plate Union Cases, Mother Embracing Child 1 & 2 [Berg 1-13 & 1-14]

Includes six sixth plate portraits, primarily of women in dark dresses. [1-14] notably contains a charming ambrotype of a black dog with white paws, with damage to the plate.

Provenance:Paul K. Berg Collection of Nineteenth Century Photographic Cases and Wall Frames

Condition:

 Both with general wear to corners and edges, as well as small cracks near hinges and clasp.

Estimate: $200 - $400
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$156
01/31/2019

 

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