Content/DescriptionFull length portrait of a boy and a girl. A woman's dress can be see off to the side. The girl is seated in a chair and is wearing a coral necklace. The boy is standing on an unknown object.
[Clark Alberti (b. 1855) and his sister Mary as children.]
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Cased photographs and related images from The Bancroft Library pictorial collections, circa 1845-circa 1870
1 photograph : tintype ; sixth plate, visible image 8.3 x 6.6 cm.
The Bancroft Library
<physfacet label="Image Package Note">Original component parts: plate. Plate: melainotype, faces and jewelry slighand colored.</physfacet>;;;<physfacet label="Container or Case Note">Type: no container.</physfacet>;;;<physfacet label="Marks, Inscriptions and Accompanying Material">Stamped on plate (bottom edge): Melainotype plate / for Neff's pat 19 Feb. [56?].</physfacet>;;;
Image 2: Before treatment: melainotype patent stamp visible at bottom edge, under chair. (Scanned from a 35mm slide.)
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