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Quarter-plate Ambrotype Portrait of a Bearded Gentleman

Auction:
2654M
Lot:
529
Sold for:
$111$90

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Auction:
Discovery - 2654M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 23, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Quarter-plate Ambrotype Portrait of a Bearded Gentleman, the man with tinted cheeks, the backing paper inscribed "Jacob W. Mooar-Apl 28h/60," the case manufacturer's label inscribed "Jacob W. Mooar-/Given to O.T.G. April 28h 1860," in a brown "Bountiful Harvest" (Krainik 47) Union case.
Estimate $150-200

The portrait appears to be in good condition.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Apl, case manufacturer, Ambrotype, Computer programming, Computing, IBM software, Inscribed figure, Logic, Skinner, Software engineering, Statement

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