FOR HER? Wouldn’t the handsome fellow have commissioned a maker to produce a standard sixth plate portrait of himself and after seeing that result, he also decided to order this US half dollar sized round likeness set into a golden pendant for his wife or girlfriend. And if he wasn’t yet involved with the love of his life, I bet his mother would have been the recipient. Since neither Casey nor I have successfully mastered the art of restoring daguerreotypes placed in jewelry, I will offer the gent as you see him in my scan. The reverse has a common design done in layers of circles.