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Tin Type of Young Girl, No Author

Author Name    No Author

Book Title   Tin Type of Young Girl

Binding (hardback, paperback, etc.)   Ephemera

Book Condition   Very Good with No dust jacket as issued

Edition   First Edition; First Impression

Publisher's Name   New York Unknown c1896

Seller ID or SKU   61355

Tin type of young girl in period clothing ( late 1800's) She has hand resting on wooden plant stand. A great representation of period dress, hair style, and stoic pose. The tintype was developed in 1853 using a similar technique to the ambrotype. Called a collodion process, this technique requires the photographic material to be coated, exposed, and developed on site. This is not a book. The tintype image, however, was mounted against a thin sheet of black-enameled (or japanned) iron instead of glass. Unlike earlier photographs, a tintype is unbreakable.Interestingly, the term tintype is a misnomer. Because the iron they were mounted on was so thin, many assumed it must be tin, and the name stuck.The entire tintype process was quick and cheap. Within a few minutes, the customer could take an image home with him at the cost of a penny or less at first ; Photograph; ; 64mo 3" - 4" tall; 17 pages

Price = 11.97 USD


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