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1970.618 (RS115460)

Description

Oval miniature portrait in polychrome enema of a young boy (about ten years old). Bust length, facing slightly let with light brown hair, chubby face, black tie and white collar. Oval surround of gold with rope twist edge. Hinged hook at top for chain; pin elements missing. \n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1870
Associated Building
Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
enamel paint
ivory (tooth component)
Object type
Art
Places
Probably New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Enamel
enamel paint
ivory (tooth component)
miniatures (toys)
paintings (visual works)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
Vegetable Ivory
Dimensions
2 3/8 x 1 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.618
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
64653

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