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1942.3964 (RS118908)

Description

Silhouette of a young man, negative double cut of head and shoulder, with inked details of hair, coat lapel, and striped waistcoat. Pressed oval brass frame with wooden backing board.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1840
Inscriptions
Jessie/Spofford/Born in 1782/ #2515/ $3.00"
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
ink
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Ink
ink
Silhouette
silhouettes
People and organizations
Spofford, Jessie
Dimensions
4.875 x 4.125 x 0.625 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.3964
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
56851

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