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Very Rare Sixth Plate Union Case, Ten Dollar Gold Coin [Berg 1-70], Containing Daguerreotype of an Older Couple Posed with a Cased Image

Case contains one sixth plate daguerreotype of an older couple with their arms folded across their chests. The woman wears a lace bonnet and holds a cased image in her left hand.

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

Condition:

Back cover with chipping and cracking at bottom hinge.

Estimate: $150 - $300
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$225
08/15/2019

 

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