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Seven Daguerreotypes and ambrotypes, and two additional cases, nine altogether, includes ambrotype of a gentleman in a leather case, sight size 3 1/2" x 2 5/8", case size, 4 3/4" x 3 3/4", and an ambrotype of a young girl, union case Scroll Design with Diapered Center, casemaker S. Peck & Co., ca. 1855 (as pictured on page 152 in American Miniature Case Art by Floyd & Marion Rinhart), daguerreotypes include two in velvet cases, woman in leather case, and two of gentleman in union cases, one case is The Eagle at Bay, casemaker is Littlefield, Parsons & Co., ca. 1862 (as pictured on page 87 in American Miniature Case Art by Floyd & Marion Rinhart), and The Apple Picker, casemaker Littlefield, Parson's & Co., ca. 1858 (as pictured on page 64 of American Miniature Case Art), with two additional empty union cases, smaller case The Union and Constitution, label inside "Littlefield, Parson's & Co., largest case measures 6 1/4" x 5 1/8" x 7/8"


Some cases have slight wear, Apple Picker case inside velvet loose

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Seven Daguerreotypes and ambrotypes

Estimate $100 - $300Apr 27, 2018
1005 Industrial Blvd.
Southampton, PA 18966
United States
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