Framed Portrait of a Woman Facing Sinister

Object Name: 
Framed Portrait of a Woman Facing Sinister

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Object Name: 
Framed Portrait of a Woman Facing Sinister
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
64.3.91 A
Dimensions: 
D: 3 3/16" x 4 7/16"
Location: 
On Display
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; the dress finely detailed; within a double gilt border; white ground; in an oval recess in a rectangular reversed and inlaid frame with oval back board (held in place with a bent brass strip).
Department: 
Provenance: 
Trading Post, Source