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Fifteen Early Photographic Sixteenth-plate Portraits in Union Cases

Auction:
2654M
Lot:
542A
Sold for:
$431$350

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

Description:

Fifteen Early Photographic Sixteenth-plate Portraits in Union Cases, eight of young ladies including four ambrotypes, three tintypes, and one photograph on paper; six of boys and men including one ambrotype, five tintypes, and one photograph on paper, mounted in assorted Union cases, of which two are listed as rare: "Indian Profile," and "The Young Tar" (Krainik 617, 618).
Estimate $100-150


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Ambrotype, Tintype

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