PUSHED UP! The lanky gent placed that tall top hat higher on his head of curly hair then he might have normally worn it at the suggestion of his maker, since the light source, from above him on the left might have cast a heavier shadow just above his blue eyes. Why did the fellow glance off to the side I wonder? Was that another bit of instruction from the daguerreian, who placed his subject on the resealed sixth plate? Faint oxidation is present inside the oval brass mat. There are three dimples in the silver on the right near the guy?s shoulder and another across his torso on the left. Faint mold spiders can be seen when the nice complete leather case is opened.