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Photograph (Ferrotype) of a Man and Wife, 1850s or 1860s

Inventory Number: 63540
Object Type:
Accession Number: 1956-15
Brief Description: Collodion positive on metal (ferrotype or tintype), enclosed. Portrait of a man and woman, presumably a married couple, he seated full length, xxxx, wearing a shooting cap, and she standing full length, xxxx, with her right hand on his shoulder. Enclosed in gilt frame and brass mat, rather loose.
Companion of two collodion positives on glass 58627 and 80516.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: Presented by E. J. Bowen in 1956. Belonged to the family of Bowen's wife, Edith, who was the daughter of Joseph and Margaret Moule, farmers, of Hartlebury, near Worcester.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Iron
Glass
Brass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
111 84 mm

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