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Daguerreotypes34 of 40Old daguerreotype found in storage. No idea who it is of, is it worth anything.This is the set we have of relatives, marked 1848 only 1 name
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    Posted 9 years ago

    theantique…
    (33 items)

    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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    RARE 1843 DAGUERREOTYPE CASE
    RARE 1843 DAGUERREOTYPE CASE...
    $126
    1/3 Daguerreotype : Henry Carson NYC Merchant * c.1844 Dag Uniquely Cased Photo
    1/3 Daguerreotype : Henry Carson NY...
    $267
    RARE 1850s GUTTA PERCHA TRIPLE THICK RED OREO DAGUERREOTYPE PHOTO CASE - NrMt
    RARE 1850s GUTTA PERCHA TRIPLE THIC...
    $105
    1840s MOTHER AND DAUGHTERS SAME DRESS FABRIC RED CORAL NECKLACES DAGUERREOTYPE
    1840s MOTHER AND DAUGHTERS SAME DRE...
    $90
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    RARE 1843 DAGUERREOTYPE CASE
    RARE 1843 DAGUERREOTYPE CASE...
    $126
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    1. scottvez scottvez, 9 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, 9 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, 9 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, 9 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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