Tintype of a man in a buggy with a child
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- Item Type:
- A tintype of a man in a buggy with a child from the photo album of Amos Wright, resident of Richmond Hill.
- "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." Tintypes enjoyed their widest use during the 1860s and 1870s. (Wikipedia)
- Date of Original:
- ca. 1860-1870s
Width: 10 cm
Height: 6.7 cm
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- Copyright Statement:
- Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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