1 photograph: daguerreotype; one-third plate, visible image 8.7 x 7.5 cm.
Half length portrait of a woman seated next to a table. She wearing a bonnet with spectacles perched on top, and is holding
knitting work and a card with 86 scratched over it on the plate (her age?). Several books are on the table and a cane is in
Image Package Note:
Original component parts: plate, mat, cover glass. Plate: table cover slightly hand colored. Mat: octagonal.
Container or Case Note:
Type: case. Motif: Curved Octagon with Scroll Center (Rinhart no. 219). Material: leather over wood. Dimensions: 12 x 10.8
cm. Pad: red velvet with embossed single leaf motif.
Plate size indicates likely British or European origin.