Two Very Rare Quarter Plate Union Cases Including Lyre in Wide Portal with The Lord's Prayer on Reverse [Berg 1-45/1-33, 1-43]

Cases contain two quarter plate ambrotypes featuring a young lady [1-45/1-33] and a gentleman wearing a pinkie ring [1-43].

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


Surface wear as expected, including chips to edges/corners and [1-43] with losses at hinges.

Estimate: $400 - $600
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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