Tintype of a woman wearing a striped dress with flowers in her hair

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Photograph by
Unidentified
Subject of
Unidentified Woman or Women
Medium
collodion and silver on iron with lacquer
Dimensions
H x W x D: 4 3/8 × 3 3/8 × 1/4 in. (11.1 × 8.6 × 0.6 cm)
Type
tintypes
portraits
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Date
1855-1860s
Description
A tintype of a young woman seated, wearing a striped dress with flowers in her hair. The frame is gold with a design around the edges.
Topic
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2011.155.157
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions

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