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Catalog Number 1998.01.0553
Object Name Ambrotype
Date ca. 1860
Title Eliza Poignand Weissinger
Description Ambrotype of Eliza Poignand Weissinger (1824-1896) in a dark dress and bonnet with long ribbons. She is also wearing a cameo pin. Her cheeks have been tinted pink.

The ambrotype is encased in an ornamental brass mat with oval opening, glass, and a brass preserver. The case is leather with scrollwork. The case is lined with red felt with a fleur-de-lys decoration.

Medium Ambrotype
Dimensions 3 1/2" x 3"
People Eliza Yoder Poignand Weissinger
Search Terms Ambrotypes
Portrait Photographs