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Abigail Wales (Holden) Morton (1779-1863)

Item Information

Title:
Abigail Wales (Holden) Morton (1779-1863)
Description:
An elderly woman seated in ornate high-backed chair, holding a fan (?) in one hand. In right side of case of pendant portrait with husband (D.6.067).
Date:
1845–1855
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
daguerreotypes (photographs)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
PC005: Daguerreotypes collection, ca. 1845-1865
Subjects:
costume (mode of fashion)
furniture
interior views
portraits
elderly
pendants (companion pieces)
spouses
Morton, Abigail Wales (Holden), 1779-1863
Extent:
1 daguerreotype; Boston case; Double thickness.: 3 3/4 in. x 3 1/4 in. x 3/4 in. (H x W x D)
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Identifier:
253954
Call #:
PC005.D06.066