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Lot 1371

EMBOSSED THERMOPLASTIC / UNION FRAMES WITH IMAGES, LOT OF THREE

Estimate: $100 - $200
Sold for
$307.50
Sold Price includes BP

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$200 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

EMBOSSED THERMOPLASTIC / UNION FRAMES WITH IMAGES, LOT OF THREE, comprising one quarter plate example featuring Geometric and Flowers decoration with tintype featuring a charming home with picket fence and family standing outside and two sixth plate examples with foliate designs and ambrotypes depicting children. Second half 19th century. 4 5/8" x 4 1/8" to 6 1/2" x 5 1/2".
Literature: Berg - Nineteenth Century Photographic Cases and Wall Frames, quarter plate p. 351, fig. 7-22. 

Condition

Images in very good to excellent condition; quarter plate example undamaged; one sixth plate example mostly undamaged except having a minor chip to one corner and remaining having moderate loss to bottom edge.

Collection of the late Al and Billy Steidel, Alexandria, VA.