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Pair of Ninth-plate Tinted Ruby Ambrotypes of a Sister and Brother

Auction:
3158T
Lot:
1499
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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3158T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 25, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Pair of Ninth-plate Tinted Ruby Ambrotypes of a Sister and Brother, America, mid-19th century, the girl with a printed pattern dress, the boy wearing a bold plaid shirt, both with tinted cheeks, in a molded thermoplastic scroll "Union" case made by Littlefield, Parson, and Company.
Estimate $200-300


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.

Keywords

Ruby Ambrotypes, Ambrotype, Plaid

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