Tintype of man in suit, tie, and hat

Image for Tintype of man in suit, tie, and hat
Created by
Unidentified
Subject of
Unidentified Man or Men
Medium
collodion and silver on iron with lacquer
Dimensions
H x W (Image and Sheet): 3 1/2 × 2 1/2 in. (8.9 × 6.4 cm)
Type
tintypes
portraits
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Date
after 1860s
Description
Tintype depicting a man in fine clothing. Man is seated with his left arm resting on the chair and his right hand resting on his right leg. He wears a full suit with cravat, hat, and hankerchief in his right jacket pocket. Proper left upper and lower corners missing. There are no marks on the back.
Topic
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Oprah Winfrey
Object number
2014.312.136
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain

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