Tintype of a woman

Created by
Unidentified
Subject of
Unidentified Woman or Women
Date
late 19th century
Medium
collodion and silver on iron with lacquer
Dimensions
H x W: 3 1/2 x 2 3/8 in. (8.9 x 6 cm)
Description
A tintype of an unidentified African American woman sitting on a chair and leaning on the chairback with her left forearm. She wears a longsleeved dress with a neck scarf.
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Type
tintypes
portraits
Topic
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2010.36.11.5
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c2bda096-6850-43b7-b2fe-9fb0b1c6ac17