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Marks

Brass mat has stamped maker's ID along edges: "Cooke & Emersons Pat Applied For/Providence R. I. (No. 12)".

Provenance

Edward Southworth Hawes; gift to MFA December 9, 1943.

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Southworth Hawes in memory of his father Josiah Johnson Hawes

1850–55

Dimensions

Plate (irregular): 3.8 x 3.5cm (1 1/2 x 1 3/8in.) Sight: 3.4 x 2.9 cm (1 5/16 x 1 1/8 in.) Case: 7.3 x 6 x 1.4 cm (2 7/8 x 2 3/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1413

Medium or Technique

Photograph, daguerreotype

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