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plate for Mr. Ellis

PC005.D06.051 (RS13674)

Description

Inscription on daguerreotype plate which accompanies D.6.052, a portrait of Jabez Ellis (88) taken shortly before his death. The inscription in the reads "Ellis/Died Jan. 1st 1852/Aged, 88 years 20 Days"

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Collection Name
Daguerreotypes collection, ca. 1845-1865
Collection Code
PC005
Dates
ca. 1852
Physical Description
1 daguerreotype
Inscriptions
(inscribed on surface) jabez ellis died jan. 1st 1852 aged 88 years 20 days (verso) cleaned by baldwin coolidge
Dimensions
3 1/4x 2 3/4(HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
3 3/4x 3 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
3 3/4x 3 1/4x 1(HxWxD) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DagID: 53
Credit Line
Gift of Mary E. Howe
GUSN
253939
Reference Code
PC005.D06.051

Record details

Descriptive Terms
daguerreotype (process)
inscriptions
portrait format
Material Type
daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs
Location Note
HGO-01-004-A-1 [Drawer 41 in old database]

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