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Very Rare Quarter Plate Union Case, Morning-Day Aurora With the Genius of Light 2, Black [Berg 1-31]

A "very rare" example including a quarter plate tintype of a horse and buggy. 

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

Condition:

Case is in good condition with minimal wear to the edges. Most significant damage is to top right corner on the front cover where a chip and small crack are visible.

Estimate: $250 - $500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$390
01/31/2019

 

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