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Photograph of Abby Perry Pearce Casey

1955.314 (RS120711)

Description

Photograph of Abby Perry Pearce Casey (1813-1862), wife of General Silas Casey. Head and shoulder view of woman with dark hair parted down center; high-necked white dress. Elaborate gilt and gesso foliate frame with gray mat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1850
Inscriptions
"Abby Perry Pearce/ Wife of/ General Silas Casey, Sr." (handwritten)
Associated Building
Original to Casey Farm (Saunderstown, R.I.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
photographs
portraits
Print, Photographic
People and organizations
Casey, Abigail Pearce, 1813-1862
Dimensions
9 1/4 x 7 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1955.314
Credit Line
Bequest of Edward P. Casey
GUSN
25835

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