Lady With Necklace; Unknown; 000/062e
Lady With NecklaceAbout this object
Tintype portrait of a young woman. Oval in shape.
One of a set of 5 tintypes believed to be of members of the Whittaker family of Moggendoura.
PhotographerMedium and Materials
300 mm (h) x 200 mm (w)Subject and Association Description
A tintype, also known as a melainotype or ferrotype, is a photograph made by creating a direct positive on a thin sheet of metal coated with a dark lacquer or enamel and used as the support for the photographic emulsion. Tintypes enjoyed their widest use during the 1860s and 1870sSubject and Association Keywords
Donor: Mrs L. MilneObject Type
eHive copyright disclaimer
It is the responsibility of the eHive Account Holder to gain copyright clearance for any images or content published on eHive. If you are concerned about the copyright status for any content in eHive or would like more information on using or ordering copies of content, please contact the Account Holder of that content. For further information see our Copyright Claims page.