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Ambrotypes22 of 35AMBROTYPE PHOTOBearded man ambrotype.
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Posted 2 years ago

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mixture of all types of old photographs ,Tintypes, Daguerreotypes and Ambrotypes plus cabinet cards over 100 and better any more help will be fine

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  1. scottvez scottvez, 2 years ago
    Post some of the daguerreotypes and ambrotypes-- I'd like to see some of them.

    Content drives desirability-- hard to provide much info without better photos.

    Scott
  2. theantiqueking570 theantiqueking570, 2 years ago
    ill take more pictures tomorrow but that 1 all the way to the right is a daguerreotype in that picture frame
  3. scottvez scottvez, 2 years ago
    That is not a daguerreotype-- a dag is a silver coated metal plate.

    Your image is on paper-- possibly an albumen print.

    Scott
  4. scottvez scottvez, 2 years ago
    Here is an example:

    http://www.collectorsweekly.com/stories/39183-daguerreotype-of-woman-with-cross?in=user

    Most you see will be in the small cases-- the slightest touch will scratch the surface. An ambrotype is similar and is usually cased. The image is actually on a thin sheet of glass.

    Scott

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