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Early 1840 Daguerreotype Old Man Holding Glasses! Paper Mat! Rare 6th Plate

Early 1840 Daguerreotype Old Man Holding Glasses! Paper Mat! Rare 6th Plate
Early 1840 Daguerreotype Old Man Holding Glasses! Paper Mat! Rare 6th Plate

Early 1840 Daguerreotype Old Man Holding Glasses! Paper Mat! Rare 6th Plate

Extremely early 1/6th daguerreotype of a older man most likely born in the 1700s holding is glasses with a astonished look on his face. 1840 with a very rare original gold painted paper mat. Image had no original seals but glass was original and dirty.

Glass was cleaned and image was resealed with P-90 filmoplast. Image has swipes from the original photo process and what looks like the photographers thumb print. Image comes with no case however if you would like a full complete leatherette case one could be provided with the image at no charge. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Photographic Images\Photographs".

The seller is "blackflagvintage" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.

  • Antique: Yes
  • Photo Type: Daguerreotype
  • Image Orientation: Portrait
  • Signed: No
  • Color: Black & White
  • Date of Creation: Pre-1850
  • Image Color: Black & White
  • Material: Paper
  • Framing: Matted
  • Original/Licensed Reprint: Original
  • Subject: Historic & Vintage
  • Vintage: Yes
  • Type: Photograph
  • Format: Daguerreotype
  • Year of Production: 1842
  • Original/Reprint: Original Print
  • Theme: Portrait
  • Style: Figurative Art
  • Featured Refinements: Daguerreotype Case
  • Features: One of a Kind (OOAK)
  • Time Period Manufactured: Vintage & Antique (Pre-1940)
  • Production Technique: Daguerreotype
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States


Early 1840 Daguerreotype Old Man Holding Glasses! Paper Mat! Rare 6th Plate