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1925.651 (RS5074)

Description

Hollow cut bust length silhouette portrait set over black silk of a man facing left with pencil drawn hair, collar and shirt, mounted in a gilded molded wood frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1820
Inscriptions
"Jesse Perley, jun." (Ink)
Location of origin
American
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
Silhouette
silhouettes
People and organizations
Perley, Jesse, Jr.
Dimensions
6 1/4 x 4 3/4 x 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1925.651
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
103828

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