Print Type: Daguerreotype (Item 4 of 5)

Minding a Sibling


Sixth plate daguerreotype, anonymous American circa 1855, showing a lovely young woman in apron minding a smaller child who sits atop a studio posing table. Housed in an attractive glossy light-brown thermoplastic case with Lilies and Grapes design (Berg 2-131).   Price: $725.   ( Inventory# id558a )


The Scovill's case has an old ink inscription on interior manufacturer's label that appears to read "1 Ambrotype 200 [two dollars?]". Case appears in excellent condition.


Last updated October 10, 2017

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Print Type: Daguerreotype   (Item 4 of 5)