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PHOTOGRAPHER UNKNOWN
Untitled (montage of 6 cased images, possibly family group)

N.D. c 1870

5 ambrotypes, 1 tintype (violin player),
each with slight hand-coloring on cheeks

Sixth plate images in frames,
assembled in 9.5 x 11 x 1 in. gold frame

Condition: top right ambrotype: several areas missing
black backing;
top left ambrotype: small piece of emulsion missing, top right;
4 of the oval ambrotypes slightly oxidized along edges

$450