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 May 8, 2017