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Portrait of a Woman

1985.189 (RS118567)

Description

Rectangular frame covered in brown silk. Oval cutout with brass molding. Head and shoulders miniature of unidentified woman wearing hat with blue flowers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1840
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
enamel paint
ivory (tooth component)
metal
silk (textile)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Enamel
enamel paint
ivory (tooth component)
metal
paintings (visual works)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
Silk
silk (textile)
Unidentified Metal
Vegetable Ivory
Dimensions
6.375 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.189
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
24964

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