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Daguerreotype

Description

Image of Lord Mansion in Kennebunkport, Maine. White house with five chimneys and a cupola surrounded by trees. White fence and street in foreground. Child stands in front of fence. Brown leather case with floral design; red velvet interior with floral design. Two hook closures.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
19th century
Material
glass (material)
leather
metal
velvet (fabric weave)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Documentary Artifact
Places
Kennebunkport (York county, Maine)
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Architectural photography
Daguerreotype
daguerreotypes (photographs)
glass (material)
leather
metal
velvet (fabric weave)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
4 3/4 x 3 3/4 x 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2003.35
Credit Line
Museum Purchase
GUSN
267928
Reference Notes
similar daguerreotype probably taken at the same time

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