Fantastic Antique 1850's Daguerreotype Bee Hive Union Case & Clear Image For Sale
Fantastic Antique 1850's Daguerreotype Bee Hive Union Case & Clear Image
Inspired by the Fourth of July, tonights sales have been chosen to represent all the very BEST of us. I have always been drawn to the unique, handmade, charming, down home items...so tonight I am offering up examples of what makes America...well....America! All of tonights items are survivors, strongly individual, charmingly quirky pieces of our past. So after the flag waving parades, hotdogs and fireworks...please take a peek at some of my items above as I have tried to capture just a small piece of us. As always..please ENJOY and scroll down the sale for even more photos!
Maybe he was a farmer or beekeeper? Elegant daguerroetype in union case. Detailed case has bee skip and gardening tools. Inside is an excellent clear image of a handsome young gentleman. Dated inside Oct 14 1856 and April 21 1857. Case is made by Littlefield Parson & Co. In very nice condition with a few chips by latch (see photos) and breaks to inside fabric side , also see photos. Measures 3" x 2 1/2". I am happy to combine shipping whenever possible. Please take a peek at my other sales tonight.
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Fantastic Antique 1850's Daguerreotype Bee Hive Union Case & Clear Image : $48