Three Beautiful 1850s Daguerreotype Photos Of The Mccallum Family // Great Cases For Sale
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Wonderful set of three original 1850s daguerreotype photographs of Ellen McCallum, her daughter Jennie, and her son Willie, all housed in their original cases.All three dags are sixth-plate (1/6) in size. All three have some degree of original hand-tinting, with the one of the Ellen holding Willie having the most, including a beautifully done blue sky background.Cases are all approximately 3.75" x 3.25" when closed.The daguerreotype with the blue sky background has a photographer's name stamped on the mat: Hawkins. This was the photographer Ezekial C. Hawkins out of Cincinnati, Ohio.Condition The dags are in very nice condition. Seals are no longer intact, though there are only very tiny and insignificant mat abrasions. No swipes, dings or other scratches noted. One or two copper eruptions, as shown.Any white specks are just dust on the glass, exaggerated by my camera/lighting, and not damage to the photographs.Two of thecases are especially nice and in beautiful condition, including their velvet mats. The third has a little more wear, though it is also very nice. The design on this case is rare! ShippingBoxed Priority Mail insured, worldwide. Shipping weight is over 1LB.International buyers. Depending on the final price, I may have to ship these by EXPRESS MAIL to comply with 's seller protection policy. If I do so, the shipping price will remain as quoted, therefore, you will receive a big discount on shipping. Please note that for insurance purposes, the true value must be shown on the customsform. Please unusual rare antique photo photography 1800s victorian antebellum fashion gloves dress child children gutta percha genealogy 1850s dag portrait picture southworth hawes portrait picture antique
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Three Beautiful 1850s Daguerreotype Photos Of The Mccallum Family // Great Cases: $380