Daguerreotype of a Doctor or Pharmacologist

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Sixth plate daguerreotype of a young man in his 'wonderful white ice-cream suit'. Is he some kind of doctor or pharmacologist? Men of the first half of the nineteenth century rarely wore cream color suits; most often they were the dress of the those associated with some type of medical profession. He has light blue tinted applied to his shirt. Housed in a half leather case with the original seals behind the resealed dag.

$520  No. 1484
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