Post Mortem Photo - 1850 Cased 1/6 Dag - Child In Tinted Blue Dress // Nr // For Sale
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Original circa 1850 sixth-plate (1/6) daguerreotype showing a woman holding her deceased child. The little girl or boy iswearing a white bonnet and a nice handcolored blue dress.The mom is wearing a gold wedding ring andgold brooch.Daguerreotypes are mirror images, so her ring wasactuallyon her left hand. Housed in its original, full case. Case is 3.75" x 3.25" when closed. Guaranteed to be a sixth-plate, circa 1850 original has some minor mat abrasions and a few scratches,as seen in my photos. The scratches look black in my photos, but in person they are silver.Case is in overall very good antique condition. Spine is still intact. Shipping US: Boxed and insured Priority Mail.INTL: INSURED First Class. Please unusual rare antique photo photography 1800s victorian twins morgue mortuary mortician post mortem dag ambrotype tin type tintype postmortem deceased memento mori creepy weird antebellum death portrait picture antique
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Post Mortem Photo - 1850 Cased 1/6 Dag - Child In Tinted Blue Dress // Nr //: $204