Very Very Rare Quarter Plate Union Case, Daniel in the Lion's Den, [Berg 1-32]

Includes two quarter plate tintypes, one featuring a group of four women with strong gazes, the other featuring a young woman wearing a dress with lace details. Classified as "Very Very Rare" in Berg.

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


Case in overall fine condition with slight wear to edges and corners; both clasps are missing the mechanism that holds them closed, therefore the case does not securely close.

Estimate: $300 - $500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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