Tintype of man in suit, tie, and hat

Photograph by
Unidentified
Subject of
Unidentified Man or Men
Date
after 1860s
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)
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.
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Type
tintypes
portraits
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
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd528ae59a7-7c33-498d-907b-693d1cc9b2e8