Browse Items (162 total)

  • Collection: Ambrotypes

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Ambrotype of a man seated. Wearing an overcoat with hands folded. Some damage, no case.

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Ambrotype of shop frontage with staff on doorstep. H. Prigg, Grocer and Seedman. Damage to edges of plate. No case.

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Ambrotpe of two women seated together. Book in hand and on tabletop. Some colour and gold applied to jewellery. Scratched plate but highly detailed. No case.

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Ambrotype of a man seated at a table. A large ammount of hand applied colour to the image. An unusual plate size of 5x6 inches. No case.

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Ambrotype of an older man seated at a table. Column, curtain and painted backdrop featuring a Cathedral. No case.

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Ambrotype of a family group outdoors. 5 male and 4 female. Makeshift white backdrop in the garden hardly does the job. One man holds a violin and bow. Paper text around as part of the mount reads “...steamship North American, bound for Quebec, Sep 3,…

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Ambrotpe of an older man seated. Subject movement in face. No black backing. No case. Purchased with AM0155.

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Ambrotype of an older woman in a bonnet and shawl. High detail and some tinting. No black backing. No case. Purchased with AM0156.

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Ambrotype of an older man seated at a table. Cane in hand and prominent watch chain. No case.

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Ambrotype of an older woman seated at a table. Open book on table and a letter in hand. No case.

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Ambrotype of an older man seated. Very large overcoat. Muttonchops and tinted face. Full case but damaged.

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Ambrotype of a young bot seated with straw hat in hand. Full case.

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Ambrotype of a young man and his dog. Seated studio portrait. Relieveotype. Full case. Dust in case, needs cleaning

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Ambrotype of a young woman set into a rotating broach. An ambrotype of a young woman to the reverse (AM0148). Poor condition.

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Ambrotype of a young woman set into a rotating broach. An ambrotype of a young woman to the reverse (AM0149). Poor condition.

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Ambrotype of a young woman set into a rotating broach. An ambrotype of a young man to the reverse (AM0146). Poor condition.

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Ambrotype of a young man set into a rotating broach. An ambrotype of a young woman to the reverse (AM0147). Poor condition.

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Ambrotype of a woman seated leaning on a table with book in hand. Photo broach to neck. Gold detailing. Set into a pinchbeck broach, mount missing, reverse empty.

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Ambrotype of a woman seated with a lace shawl. Green tinted curtain and blue backdrop. Full cased, double clasp. Damage to black varnish especially around chin area. Emulsion image area still intact.

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Opalotype of a young woman seated with a book.
Framed and oval mount. Delicately coloured, some pigment loss in areas. Signed by J. Perkins.
To the rear of the frame is attached labels stating this is a portrait of Agnes Elizabeth Counsell. Born…
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