Rustic Man in Straw Hat
Sixth plate daguerreotype of a grizzled man in straw hat, anonymous American circa 1848. Housed in a full period case with weak hinge, interior of case behind image bears modern notation in pencil "Case not original to image - found in Portland, OR. before 1993." Price: $1,200. ( Inventory# id559 )
Superb image and plate. Some mat abrasions at edges.
Last updated April 12, 2017