Quarter Plate Roger deCoverly and the Gypsies' Fortune Union Case, Plus Two Figural CDV-Sized Lids [Berg 1-38, 1-178, 1-203]

Quarter plate case [1-38] contains an ambrotype portrait of a distinguished gentleman. Lids identified as [1-178] and [1-203] have no accompanying images.



[1-203] sustained damage/loss on 2 of 4 edges with hinges being removed entirely and a small portion of upper case lid removed entirely slightly affecting imagery.

Estimate: $100 - $200
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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