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CDV sized tintype of old woman in full mourning clothing

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Posted 2 years ago


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This tintype is in a patented CDV sized paper holder.

The image depicts an elderly woman wearing full black mourning garb-- to include mourning bonnet and black gloves.

The image probably dates from the early 1860s.

Reproduction of these images in any form is prohibited.



  1. scottvez scottvez, 2 years ago
    Thanks amber and vetraio.

  2. scottvez scottvez, 2 years ago
    Thanks for looking moonstone.

  3. scottvez scottvez, 2 years ago
    Thanks leah!

  4. scottvez scottvez, 1 year ago
    Thanks for looking at my mourning related images, pat.

    I have an interesting pair of mourning tintypes that I will try and post in the next few days.

  5. scottvez scottvez, 1 year ago
    Thanks pat, I appreciate your comments.

    I collect and deal in antique images-- I handle thousands of images a month and try to pick the most unusual that I can find.


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