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    Quarter Plate English Ambrotype of a Bewhiskered Young Gentleman. Superb quality, pristine condition, with tonal quality unique to these images, circa 1858. Subject appears very possibly to be a minister. Mint maroon leather case with deeply embossed decoration around the front edge, plain back. Really striking for both quality and condition.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2010
    17th Wednesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 6
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