Unidentified man and woman

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

ca. 1855

Location Note

HGO-01-004-A-4 [Drawer 36 in old database]

GUSN

GUSN-253792

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Description

A man and a woman shown side-by-side in an unusual double mat format. Possibly two 1/8 plates framed together with double oval window mat; possibly taken with a camera designed to make multiple exposures on a single plate.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
men (male humans)
spouses
women (female humans)
landscape format
busts (figures)
daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs

Inscription

Case: "Token" was gold tooled into the spine.

Additional Identification Number

DagID 143

Physical Description

1 daguerreotype

Collection Code

PC005

Collection Name

Daguerreotypes collection, ca. 1845-1865

Reference Code

PC005.D04.014

Image Dimensions

3 1/4 x 4 1/4 (HxW)(inches)

Dimensions

4 x 5 x 3/4 (HxWxD)(inches)

Record Details

Material Type

daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs

Description Level

Item

Location Note

HGO-01-004-A-4 [Drawer 36 in old database]