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A work made of daguerreotype.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of daguerreotype.

Date:

1848/56

Artist:

Fontayne & Porter
American, active 1848–1856

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Charles H. Fontayne

Title

Untitled

Place

United States (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1848–1856

Medium

Daguerreotype

Dimensions

Plate: 14 × 10.8 cm (5 9/16 × 4 5/16 in.); Case: 15 × 12.1 × 1.5 cm (5 15/16 × 4 13/16 × 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Arnold and Temmie Gilbert

Reference Number

1998.43

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