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Ambrotype

Size
Date
Country
Artist
Sitter
Case

1/6
1855-1860
USA
Unknown
Emma & Nellie
Leather case

Inside the case it says "my dear Nellie"
2 women wearing identical clothes and jewelry.
Identified as Emma (?) and Nellie (?)

It's possible they are sisters: Nellie's name seems to have
been erased and replaced with her married name.