Ninth-Plate Daguerreotype, Boy on a Donkey

A rare combination: outdoors, animal and child

Ninth-Plate Daguerreotype, Boy on a Donkey

A small boy astride a donkey holding thin whip; the boy wears a stripped skirt and pantaloons, boots and a slouch hat while the donkey with a careworn expression. Stamped brass mat, stamped leather case missing top half; dag in good condition other than significant tarnish and a couple of tiny green spots on plate…really should be dipped or cleaned.

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SKU 232-84

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