2 Framed Portraits

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Object Name: 
2 Framed Portraits
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
64.3.91
Dimensions: 
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Location: 
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Date: 
1809
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown sheet glass, reverse gilded and painted. Flat, oval sheet of glass with beveled rim; decorated on the back side with a black silhouette portrait of a woman, facing sinister (A), dexter (B); the dress finely detailed; in an oval recess in a rectangular reversed (A), veneered (B) and inlaid frame with oval back board (held in place with a bent brass strip).
Department: 
Provenance: 
Trading Post, Source