1880s or 1890s Ambrotype of a Man with a Newspaper
Victorian Photograph Collection of Jennifer Carnell
Major Benjamin Flint
Men's clothes tend to be harder to date, but this is quite a late sixth plate ambrotype.
The lettering on the newspaper doesn't really show, but the letters R P O could be part of Liverpool.
Sometimes you see sellers of pictures claiming spurious resemblances to film stars etc., but I must admit I did buy this one partly because the man's pose reminded me of the splendid Denis Lill as Major Benjy in the 1985 television adaptation of E.F. Benson's Mapp and Lucia.
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