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Silhouette Portrait

1947.47 (RS5214)

Description

Bust length silhouette portrait cut from white paper and set on black silk of a woman facing right, mounted in a round brass frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1800
Inscriptions
Gt. Gt. Aunt / Fear / P. / Lenox (Paper label)
Location of origin
Lenox, Massachusetts
Material
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE
silhouettes
People and organizations
Percival, Fear, 1787-1815
Dimensions
1/2 in (W), 4 in (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1947.47
GUSN
103891

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