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Photographic print

1985.92 (RS118487)

Description

Reproduction of a daguerreotype showing 3 Coffin children seated. Printed imitation matting w/ cyma border and organic motifs. Shaped and molded wood picture frame. Back inscribed: "Edmond B./ Sarah C./ Mary C./ Lunt". Direct descendants of Tristam Coffin.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1875
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
albumen (egg white)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Albumen
photographs
PICTURE, PORTRAIT
portraits
Possibly albumen (egg white)
prints (visual works)
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Edmond B. Lunt
Mary C. Lunt
Sarah C. Lunt
Dimensions
4.25 x 6.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.92
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
24753

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