Lot 2137    

Sixth Plate Daguerreotype in Faux Tortoise Shell Case
12/6/2012 - American History: TIMED Auction - ends 12/17
Sixth plate daguerreotype of three serious-looking women photographed in horizontal format. Case is book form, leather spine, and "marbled" leather "boards" resembling tortoiseshell, with gilt edges.

Condition:  
Front "board" separated, corrosion of mat. Boards slightly warped as if wet at some point. Tarnish ring on plate. Plate with great clarity.
Sold: $70.50
Price includes
Buyer's Premium
      Ask a Question

All Images

ITEMS 1-12 of 374
SKIP TO PAGE:
Lot #2001 - Declaration of Independence Plaque by Samuel H. Black
> Item Details

EST $300.00-$400.00

Lot #2002 - Revolutionary War Veteran Pension Application, 1820
> Item Details

EST $100.00-$200.00

Lot #2003 - Jedediah Huntington, Revolutionary War General, Signed Pay OrderĀ 
> Item Details

EST $150.00-$250.00

Lot #2005 - Two Exquisite Hand Colored Mexican War Lithographs by Carl Nebel with Provenance
> Item Details

EST $1,000.00-$1,500.00

Lot #2007 - Civil War Soldier, Full Plate Tintype
> Item Details

EST $100.00-$150.00

Lot #2009 - Sixth Plate Ambrotype of Unknown Militia Colonel
> Item Details

EST $200.00-$300.00

Lot #2011 - Two Fine Sixth Plates of Armed Union Soldiers in Union Cases
> Item Details

EST $500.00-$700.00

Lot #2013 - Group of Civil War Cased Images
> Item Details

EST $600.00-$800.00

Lot #2014 - Group of Civil War Cased Images
> Item Details

EST $700.00-$900.00

Lot #2015 - Ninth Plate Ambrotype of Infantryman Holding Bayonet
> Item Details

EST $50.00-$100.00

Lot #2016 - Sixth Plate Ambrotype of Possible Confederate
> Item Details

EST $300.00-$500.00

Lot #2019 - Brig. Gen. David A. Russell, KIA, Civil War CDV by Brady
> Item Details

EST $100.00-$150.00

ITEMS 1-12 of 374
SKIP TO PAGE: