Item 2008.001.1445 - Portrait of a man in tassled oval frame

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Portrait of a man in tassled oval frame

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  • ca. 1865 (Creation)

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1 photograph: 10.4 x 6.1

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Item is a cream card with lithographed drawing of an ornate wooden frame in gold with blue tassles. Inside frame, photograph of a man holding the lapel of his jacket open with this left hand. On verso, a U.S. Revenue stamp meant for playing cards cancelled Jan 5, 186(5?).

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Good. There is a discolouration around the top edge and yellowing of the photograph.

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