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Daguerreotype, 1/4 plate
Larry Gottheim, Be-hold, Inc
Courtesy of Larry Gottheim (Auction: Feb 21, 2008, 51, part 1 / lot 27)
+ plate board mat with ruled gilded pattern around the octagonal opening. It is taped with blue paper tape across the back, in a frame. He holds a large volume with others lined up behind the crucifix. He has a somewhat weathered face, suggesting he might be a country priest.