Antique 1/6th Daguerreotype Photo Hathaway Family Man Medford MA w/ Union Case


I am pleased to offer this Antique 1/6th Plate Scovill Thermoplastic Geometrical Union Case!  This beautiful brown thermoplastic case has an elegant and intricate geometrical pattern on both sides, and is marked by the engraver “Key”.  The interior of the case has a slightly faded wine colored velvet pillow, and the original manufacturers label:
“Genuine Union Case, Improved, Fine Gilt and Burnished hinge, Scovill Mf’g Co.”

The case comes with a Daguerreotype Photograph of a Sinister Man, who looks like he could have been a robber baron! The photo comes in its original flat nonpareil brass mat and brass preserver.

The label also has written: “Grandfather Hathaway Medford, Mass. ” as well as “A.C. Vose 1911”

This antique Daguerreotype Photograph is in good condition for its age, showing some light dust from storage.  The case shows some light scuffing from storage.

Case Measures approx. 3-3/4″ H x 3-5/16″ W x 1″ Thick

Our High Resolution Photographs are taken for your review and inspection of the item in detail. Please review and feel free to ask any question you may have.

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