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Beauty in a Patriotic Case

Opening: $250
Hammer Price: $310
Skylight Gallery 29
October 2009

Sixth plate daguerreotype of a lovely lady, with light applied tinting in pink. Housed in rare, excellent condition leather book style case with patriotic "E Pluribus Unum" design (Berg 4-15).   ( Inventory# ic520 )

A charming image.

Other than light wear at edges, case is in superb condition. The patriotic eagle-and-shield imprint is crisp and unworn, hinge undamaged, clasp in fine working order.

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