[TINTYPE - PORTRAITURE]. COOK'S GALLERY, photographer. Tintype of young African American woman. Davenport, IA: [ca 1870s].

2 x 3 1/4 tintype housed in 2 3/8 x 3 7/8 in. thin cardstock mount with thin, tissue-like backing (minor horizontal crease in lower portion of tintype, minor surface wear to tintype; mount soiled, trimmed, and with some corner/edge loss; tissue-like backing with scattered spotting and separated from mount at bottom edge). Photographer's imprint in lower margin of mount. 

Beautifully hand-colored studio portrait of a young African American woman wearing gold-tinted earrings, a heart-shaped charm necklace, and large blue bow on her collar. 


Estimate: $100 - $150
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