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Object Name Silhouette
Artist Unknown
Description Circular framed silhouette of Betsy Briggs, teacher at Peaked Top School 1820. Brown wooden frame with brown paper backing. Paper matt with black silhouette backing of unknown fabric. Small circular metal hook on back of frame for hanging.
Date early 19th c.
Material glass, paper, wood, fabric
Dimensions H-0.75 Dia-5 inches
Category 8: Communication Artifact
Sub-category Art
Catalog Number 1976.15
Provenance Note on back of frame reads: "Miss Betsy Briggs, Teacher/ at Peaked Top School/ Given to L.C. Hist. Soc./ Property of L.K. LUNT [?]"
Source Estate of Bessie Gray
Received as Gift