Quarter-plate Daguerreotype Portrait of a Young Family
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Quarter-plate Daguerreotype Portrait of a Young Family, depicting a father, mother and two little girls, with tinted cheeks and gilt highlighting the woman's brooch, in a black "Scroll, Cutout Center" (Krainik 82) Union case backed with blue velvet, (tarnish, faint streak u.l., minor spiders, minor mat scratches.
A few minor small edge chips to case, blue velvet shows through the cutout..
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