Selection of tinsel mount dies: 19th century
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Selection of tinsel mount dies. Dies for stamping tinsel mounts, normally applied to tinsel portraits. From left to right: Die engraved with two branches formed in three oval shapes; die engraved in the shape of a curled plume; die engraved with a foliate and curled pattern in the shape of a heart; die engraved in the shape of the Prince of Wales Feathers.
1830 AD - 1850 AD