This is a special edition of the "Out of the Darkness" series which features old fading tintypes that have been enhanced a bit to show the hidden details.
Special edition? Yes. In routine handling of tintypes LOST GALLERY discovered this very special portrait of four children.
Although finding children in tintypes is always pretty special, one face emerged in this one that is downright striking.
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THE KIDS It is always a mystery how a photograph of any of these precious children could end up lost or abandoned. Here are a few. You will probably say "Ooh..." at least once.