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Daguerreotype

1971.460 (RS116267)

Description

Young girl on left, Jane Rundlet May, dressed in plaid, young boy on right, James Rundlet May, dressed in dark coat with white collar; hinged brown leatherette case with impressed scroll design, gilt border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1850
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
copper (metal)
daguerreotypes (photographs)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Copper
copper (metal)
Daguerreotype
daguerreotypes (photographs)
PICTURE, PORTRAIT
People and organizations
May, James Rundlet, 1841-1918
May, Jane Rundlet, 1841-1911
Dimensions
2 x 1.75 x 0.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.460
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5048

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