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[Unidentified woman, presumably of the Evans or Markham family.]
BANC PIC 2000.027:02--CASE
1 photograph: daguerreotype; sixth plate, visible image 6.8 x 5.6 cm.
Half length portrait of a woman, seated, wearing lace fingerless gloves and jewelry.
Marks, Inscriptions and Accompanying Material:
Plate mark (UL): Scovill MFG. Co. / Extra.
Accompanying note (handwritten, modern): Grandmother Frances Markham Evans A[unt? or &?] Lizzie?
Image Package Note:
Original component parts: plate, mat, cover glass, preserver. Plate: jewelry slightly hand colored. Mat: rectangular (double elliptical). Preserver: decorative.
Container or Case Note:
Type: half case. Motif: geometric. Material: leather over wood. Dimensions: 9.4 x 7.4 cm. Notes: Only fragments of back of case present, stored separately from image.
Cased photographs and related images from The Bancroft Library pictorial collections,
Bohnett, Evans, and Markham family photograph collection.
UC Berkeley, Bancroft Library
image with details
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