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Daguerreotype

Size
Date
Country
Artist
Sitter
Case
Colour
Mark

1/2
ca 1850-1858
France
Unknown
Unknown
Oval wall case
Gold broche
"Sun, double JF, 40" (French)

Unclipped corners.
Half plate daguerreotype of a woman holding an umbrella and a lorgnette.
Behind her are elaborate curtains with tassels.