Daguerreotype portrait of an elderly woman

Made:
1841-1845
maker:
Richard Beard

A daguerreotype of an elderly woman wearing a bonnet, set in a brass mount and wooden hanging frame, taken by Richard Beard (1801-1885) in about 1842.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1990-5036/6053
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), copper (alloy), glass, silver plated and wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
overall (frame): 129 mm x 117 mm x 5 mm,
type:
daguerreotype
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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