Tintype of a man

Image for Tintype of a man
Created by
Unidentified
Subject of
Unidentified Man or Men
Medium
collodion and silver on iron with lacquer
Dimensions
H x W: 4 x 2 7/16 in. (10.2 x 6.2 cm)
Type
tintypes
portraits
Date
1856-1900
Description
A tintype of an unidentified African American man wearing a necktie, double-breasted jacket, and high collar. The plate is inside a paper frame.
Topic
African American
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2010.36.11.11
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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