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Very Rare Quarter Plate Union Case, Morning-Day, Aurora with the Genius of Light 1, Black [Berg 1-30]

A "very rare" case containing two quarter plate tintypes, one featuring a group of four people posed in a fascinating arrangement, some with props; the other featuring a man and woman standing together.

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

Condition:

Minor suggestions of wear to edges and corners.

Estimate: $200 - $300
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$510
01/31/2019

 

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