Daguerreotype [Portrait of a Woman]

Unknown, Photographer

Circa 1840
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Maker and Role
Unknown, Photographer
Production Date
Circa 1840
Daguerreotype miniature of woman. The image shows waist up of a young woman with dark hair. She is wearing a gown with a striped bow at the neck. The woman is looking directly toward the viewer. Encased in a red leather case, hinged, with two brass hook clasps. The inside of the case has white/cream coloured lining (possibly satin).
Physical Description
1 daguerreotype (cased) : black and white ; 8 x 9.3 cm
139/65 Hand-written
Current Rights
No known copyright restrictions
Accession No
Credit Line
Unknown. Circa 1840. Daguerreotype [Portrait of a Woman], 1965.139. Walsh Memorial Library, The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).

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