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Tintype of woman in jacket and dress with hat and muff

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Created by
Unidentified
Subject of
Unidentified Woman or Women
Medium
collodion and silver on iron with lacquer
Dimensions
H x W (Image and Sheet): 3 1/2 × 2 3/8 in. (8.9 × 6 cm)
Type
tintypes
portraits
Date
1880s
Description
Tintype depicting African Amerian woman standing in front of studio prop fence wearing hand muff and hat. All four corners have been cut. There are no marks on the back.
Topic
African American
Fashion
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Oprah Winfrey
Object number
2014.312.152
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