Antique Daguerreotype Photograph 1/6th Photo in Case, Stately Man with Cane & Top Hat


This is what I believe to be a 1/6th plate daguerreotype (as opposed to an Ambrotype ). It is in its original leather case with gold colored engraved matte and fancy rope type boarder. Case shows some wear on the outside as you can see in pics 3 & 4, but it is in tact with an in tact spine/hinge and good hooks/latches.

Very nice clear and sharp image of a stately looking man with his cane in hand and top hat at his side on the table. Image is about 2.75" x 3.25", called a 1/6th plate I believe. Daguerreotypes date mostly to 1839-1860.


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