Content/DescriptionHalf length portrait (landscape orientation) of young man holding a small dog in his lap seated next to a young woman, possibly his wife. [Her closed collar may indicate that she is a married woman.]
[Unidentified young man and woman with a dog.]
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Cased photographs and related images from The Bancroft Library pictorial collections, circa 1845-circa 1870
1 photograph : ambrotype ; sixth plate, visible image 5.7 x 7.1 cm.
The Bancroft Library
Date Note[Case dated to ca. 1855] <physfacet label="Image Package Note">Original component parts: plate, mat, cover glass, preserver. Plate: clear glass with asphaltum backing; gold jewelry hand colored. Mat: plain oval. Preserver: decorative with egg and scroll motif.</physfacet>;;;<physfacet label="Container or Case Note">Type: case Motif: geometric - gem in oval (Rinhart no. 269). Material: leather over wood? Dimensions: 7.9 x 8.2 cm. Pad: red velvet with embossed flowers in urn.</physfacet>;;;
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