Product Description

SC2: 1857c Cricket Ambrotype English Boy With Bat and Ball In Passe & Frame – Rare quarter plate sporting ambrotype of a young cricketer. Sits in its original tourtoise shell effect passe. The image was found in the USA and was sealed and framed by Abraham Straus of Brooklyn. The image was likely taken in England and housed in its original passe before the family immigrated to the USA. It was then framed sometime in the late 1800’s. The whole package has been resealed with P90 archival tape.