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Very Rare Sixth Plate Union Case, The Amorous Lion [Berg 1-82]

Very rare sixth plate thermoplastic case, The Amorous Lion [Berg 1-82], containing two sixth plate tintype portraits.

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

Condition:

Minor edge chipping, with greater losses to top left corner of front cover and interior bottom left corner of back cover.

Estimate: $300 - $600
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$188
08/15/2019

 

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