Southworth & Hawes Sixth Plate Daguerreotype of Young Woman

Boston-style, push-button case containing sixth plate daguerreotype presenting an intimate portrait of a young woman, by Southworth & Hawes, Boston, MA. The subject, whose cheeks are lightly tinted pink, wears a sheer shawl over a striped dress embellished with lace. 


Image is a bit cloudy, few scattered spots on plat and mat. Some light surface wear to case. 

Estimate: $600 - $800
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