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Negretti Zambra Ambrotypes Crystal Palace 1850's

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Posted 2 years ago

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RedMole2011
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I recently purchased these at a local auction, they have labels that read Negretti Zambra, Ceramic Court, Crystal Palace, Sydenham. Research shows that NG had a studio selling optical equipment and photographs in the 1850's. I've had a few emails suggesting that they are Ambrotypes and not Daguerrotypes any hints or information to determine exactly what they are would be appreciated.

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