Sixth Plate Tintype of an African American Woman and her Charge
Sixth plate tintype of an aged African American woman holding a young, white child. The woman wears spectacles, a black dress adorned with a lace collar, and a gold-tinted ring and broach. The young girl, her cheeks lightly tinted pink, wears a red, calico-patterned dress. Housed in full, pressed-paper case.
Good condition with minimal surface scratches that does not effect the overall image. Housed in full pressed paper case that has been reinforced at hinge.