June 22, 2018 12:00 PM EDT Cincinnati
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Sixth Plate Ambrotype of a Mother with Triplets

Sixth plate ambrotype showing a mother posed with three sleeping infants, presumably triplets, dressed in white gowns. The cheeks of the mother and infants lightly tinted pink. Housed in full pressed paper case with imprinted American flag on cover. 

Condition:

Image is lightly dark, but contrast still very good. Tarnish ring along perimeter where plate meets mat. Some surface wear to case. 

Estimate: $50 - $75
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$240
06/22/2018

 

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