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    Rare C. 1850 Daguerreotype Occupational Portrait of What is Apparently a Gold Assayer. Large jar on the table in front of him, holding large gilt tinted gold nugget. What is probably a gold scale in a tin case on the table to the side. Fine quality, has been cleaned with a couple of silver flakes lifted from the plate, but stable. Floral case with repaired hinge. A very rare image.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2008
    20th-21st Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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