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Silhouette Portrait

1948.71 (RS5226)

Description

Double hollow cut silhouette portraits over a black ground of a woman facing right and a man facing left. Mounted in gilded wood frame with pink mat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Inscriptions
"Col & Mrs. Nathaniel Ames" (Pen)
Location of origin
American
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE
silhouettes
People and organizations
Ames, Nathaniel
Ames, Nathaniel, Mrs.
Dimensions
6 in x 9 1/2 in x 5/8 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1948.71
GUSN
103915

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