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Title: Tintype of boy seated in front of painted maritime scene in paper presentation enclosure

Accession Number: 2005.7.32
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS - TINTYPES
Type: tintype
Maker: Bon Ton Tin Type Rooms
Place: USA, RI, Watch Hill
Date:
Materials: metal; paper
Description: Photograph; tintype of boy seated in front of painted maritime scene in paper presentation enclosure; boy is wearing a hat, coat has scalloped color, painted scene behind has lighthouse, square-rigger rounding point and waves rolling in to beach; pink paper presentation enclosure folded to cover picture, printed on inside of enclosure "The Bon Ton/ TIN - TYPE - ROOMS/ WATCH HILL, R.I." Printed on envelope (now in correspondence files) "Picture of Ed./ when a boy."

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