Lot 205 of 576:
Photo of Mexican pottery c.1890  

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Lot closed - unsold
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Original albumen photograph of 23 examples of pottery created by indigenous peoples of Mexico and the southwest of the present United States

Author:

Place:
El Paso, TX

Publisher:

Date:
c.1890

Description:

Image measures 10.5x16.5 cm (4¼x6½"); on original card mount with oval label on reverse, "From the Mexican Art and Curiosity Store, removed from Paso del Norte, Mex. to Nos. 22 and 24 El Paso St. El Paso, Tex... W.G. Walz." Number 5603 in the negative.

Scarce photographic record of original pottery artifacts, each of which has a large number label as typical of a museum display.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Some toning/fading to image, a little wear at corners; very good.


 
Item number:
269755
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