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Jabez Ellis (1765-1852)

PC005.D06.052 (RS13677)

Description

Portrait of Jabez Ellis (88) taken shortly before his death. Ellis has a powerful facial expression and holds a walking stick. This plate is housed with D.6.051.

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Details

Collection Name
Daguerreotypes collection, ca. 1845-1865
Collection Code
PC005
Dates
ca. 1850
Physical Description
1 daguerreotype
Inscriptions
(verso) cleaned by baldwin coolidge 410a boylston st. boston, mass [...] dec. 12, 1916
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 3/4(HxWxD) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DagID: 68
Credit Line
Gift of Mary E. Howe
GUSN
253940
Reference Code
PC005.D06.052

Record details

Descriptive Terms
costume (mode of fashion)
elderly
men (male humans)
portrait format
portraits
standing
Material Type
daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs
Location Note
HGO-01-004-A-1 [Drawer 41 in old database]

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