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Sixth Plate Daguerreotype of Native American Woman

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Lot 0151 Details

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Beautiful early sixth plate daguerreotype of a dark-skinned woman thought to be Native American. This image recently surfaced at an estate sale in western Illinois with another image whose subject was subsequently identified as being a member of the Iroquois tribe. A copy of that image and provenance is included with this sale. Housed in a full leatherette case.
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Sixth Plate Daguerreotype of Native American Woman

Estimate $500 - $1,000May 17, 2020
Starting Price $100
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