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Photograph (Collodion Positive on Glass) of a Woman, 1850s

Inventory Number: 80516
Object Type:
Accession Number: 1956-13
Brief Description: Collodion positive on glass (ambrotype), enclosed and cased. Portrait of a woman, seated three-quarter length, xxxx, her left elbow resting on a table by a vase of flowers. Hand tinted. Enclosed in gilt frame and oval brass mat. Embedded in a crude half-case of wood covered in thin leather. Case damaged.
Companion of 58627 and 63540.
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): Glass
Wood
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
62 51 mm

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