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SAME MAN TWICE 2 DAGUERREOTYPES INC. SAMUEL ROOT

This pair retains its original seals. Each is quarter plate size.

1) Shoulders turned, but looking right at us. Stamped at lower left corner: "S. ROOT 868 BROADWAY NY." Split case. Artful pose.

2) Shoulders turned, facing to our right. Split case. Artful pose.

These may both be by Samuel Root.

This is a multi-item lot, so special packing fees apply. See the shipping terms for details.

NO RESERVE

Condition:1) Very good condition. When the seals are replaced, and with a new plate of glass, all the spots you see will disappear. Bright image. Very good contrast. 2) Brown spots on his forehead and temple. When the seals are replaced, and with a new plate of glass, all the other imperfections you see will disappear. Bright image. Very good contrast.

Estimate: $200 - $500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$240
10/16/2021

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THIS AUCTION IS BEING HOSTED BY THE DAGUERREIAN SOCIETY. ALL QUESTIONS ABOUT THE AUCTION INCLUDING ABOUT ITEM CONDITION SHOULD BE DIRECTED TO GREG FRENCH AT auction@daguerreiansociety.org.

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