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1998.311.2 (RS22597)

Description

Half-length frontal portrait of a woman (Mary Mellus Tucker) wearing a white bonnet, a white lace collar, and a dark dress. Mary has dark/black hair and dark eyes. The photograph is touched up w/ paint. In a 3 in. oval gilt frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1850
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
albumen (egg white)
photographs
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Albumen
albumen (egg white)
photographs
PICTURE, PORTRAIT
portraits
Unidentified Photograph
People and organizations
Mary Mellus Tucker
Dimensions
21.75 x 18.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.311.2
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20096

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