Daguerreotype & Ambrotypes (7)
Fine early images came from an archive in Cuba, so there could be important people here. 1. Extraordinary half-plate dag is formal family pose with deep contrast. Middle 1800’s costume with the papa, mama, and two girls. Most important is the infant with rough doll. 2. Civil War Gutta Percha Half-Plate Case. Deeply engraved with cannon, flags and angels. Houses impressive ambrotype of family. 3. Ninth-plate gutta percha case NRMT with figural wheat sheaves clearly engraved. Impressive. 4. Quarter-plate Gutta Percha case containing ambrotype of handsome, sporty young man with large bow tie. 5. Gutta percha quarter-plate case with interesting ambro of young man with white trousers beside covered table. 6. Quarter-plate ambro of young girl in fancy dress wearing elegant hand-tinted locket. 7. Quarter plate dag of woman seated. EX overall.
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