CAROL SAW THE MAN . . . And said, “It appears that part of his hair fell off his head to form that beard”! My wife is always very astute! We laughed and looked at the friendly fellow a bit longer. We both agreed that those wings above his ears most likely were caused by a broad hat he wore when he was outdoors. That flashy bowtie spoke silently for itself, in a wild contrast to the remainder of the subject’s conservative attire. The depth was absolutely holographic and the clarity was stupendous! The sixth plate is newly taped and the leather case is apart. Gold adorned an unknown object on the inside edge of his jacket. There is a faint stain in the backdrop on the right side and teeny mat marks in a couple places.