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Photograph - Portrait of Woman Wearing Bonnet, Circa 1880 Image Reg. No: MM 91116

Summary:
One of thirty-two photographs in a bound album which is covered in red cloth. The cover of the album is embossed in black ink and gold leaf with a bird and butterfly motif and inscribed "SCRAPS" in blue letters on a gold background.
Description:
Black and white photograph
Description Of Content:
Portrait of a woman wearing a floral bonnet.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Museum Victoria Museum Archive, 2006
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 143 mm (Height), 100 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: bonnets, clothing accessories, portraits
Themes this item is part of: The Field Naturalist Trip to King Island, 1887, Field Naturalists Exploration to King Island, 1887, Field Naturalists Explorations Party to King Island, 1889, Archibald James Campbell, Naturalist (1853-1929), A.J. Campbell Collection, Clothing & Textiles Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Field Naturalists Club of Victoria
Primary Classification: PORTRAITS
Secondary Classification: Female - Individuals
Tertiary Classification: adult
Format: Photograph: Sepia; 4 in. x 5½ in.
Place & Date Depicted: King Island, Bass Strait, Tasmania, Australia, 1887
Photographer: Archibald Campbell, Australia, 1887
Organiser of Expedition: Field Naturalists Club of Victoria, Kent Island Group, Bass Strait, Tasmania, Australia, 1887

Information ascertained from newspaper reports of the day preserved with the photograph in the album.

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