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Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
collodion and silver on iron with lacquer
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 3/8 x 2 1/2 in. (8.6 x 6.4 cm)
Type:
tintypes
portraits
Date:
1856-1900
Description:
A tintype of two unidentified African American women. Both wear dresses with kerchiefs around their necks. Their earrings and kerchief pins have all been painted gold, and their cheeks have been painted pink.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.36.11.16
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57ceead83-dc1c-4d69-ab97-9098401af7de
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.36.11.16