18th Apr, 2023 10:00

Photographica & Cameras Auction

  Lot 43


Ambrotypes and Albums

Sold for £140
Estimated at £50 - £80

Ambrotypes and Albums, ambrotypes - portraits, mainly family groups, and exterior, including pony and trap, dated verso July 1869, and seafront (?) horsedrawn omnibus, circa 1870, various sizes (11), empty fan-shaped carte-de-visite album for oval vignettes, clasp replaced, gelatin silver print of naturalist with horseshoe-foot German microscope, dissection kit and specimens, Heidelberg, 1894, 230 x 290mm, and cabinet album with encapsulated chromolitho depiction of US battleship at full steam ahead, with seven metal US Navy tokens later fixed to inside front cover, circa 1895 (a lot)