Category Archives: Ambrotypes

Miniature ambrotype

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This small Union case has an interior of velvet with floral pattern on one side and a single ambrotype image of head and shoulders of a mid-Victorian woman wearing a black dress. She is hatless, wearing earrings, hair drawn back … Continue reading

Ambrotype and case

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Hand-tinted ambrotype of a seated woman in cape and bonnet tied beneath her chin in a huge bow. Three quarter length pose, with gaze to camera. It could be dated from about 1865. The ambrotype image is housed in a … Continue reading