Item: Woman wearing skirt-and-waist

If you would like to purchase this image, please contact

Bookmark and Share
Record Number: 5492
Box/Case: 1A
Folder: 219b
Reproduction restrictions: None
Date of Original: circa 1860
Original Format: Photographs › Daguerreotype
Dimensions: Dimensions of image, 5.4 by 6.5 cm
Dimensions of image, 2 1/8 by 2 9/16 in
Dimensions of case, 6.3 by 7.4 by 1.5 cm
Dimensions of case, 2 15/32 by 2 29/32 by 5/8 in
Image description: Image: 1/9 plate; Woman seated at posing table, wearing a dress with a patterned top, with color applied to cheeks and gold applied to jewelry (earrings, brooch, and 4 rings). Preserver: Straight, embossed with simple rope pattern (early 1850s). Mat: Double elliptical, with sandy finish (mid 1840-50). Case: Leather-covered wood-frame with flat embossed floral and bird design, red velvet pinchpad, red velvet cushion embossed with floral design (1850).