Tintype portrait of a man with a hammer

Tintype portrait of a man with a hammer

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Description (Brief)
Occupational portrait; Tintype photograph of a man holding a small specialized hammer. The man is pictured sitting on a chair and leaning on his fist, wearing workingman's clothes and a light scarf or cravat and narrow-brimmed hat. The hammer, in his left hand, appears to be tinted
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
photograph, tintype
date made
ca. 1860s-1870s
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
ID Number
1986.3048.0545
nonaccession number
1986.3048
catalog number
1986.3048.545
subject
Portraits
Workers
Occupation, general
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Work
Photography
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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