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Fashion Date: Circa 1871-1875???

Hairstyle Description: This hairstyle has a coronet braid on top of her head then the front sides are pulled up to the coronet and secured with a bow at the crown. The remaining hair is in medium size ringlets.

Costume Description: Her costume is pretty dark and hard to pin point a real time frame, but our best guess is early bustle era 1870-1874. She is wearing a dark simple looking dress that is accented by a white rolled collar.

Identification Marks on Photo

Name of Sitter: None provided

Type of Photo: Tintype, Size of image, 2" W X 3.25" H

Studio: None provided

Studio Location: None provided

Date: None provided

Other information: None provided

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Disclaimer:The photos located on this website, "A Brush with History: Vintage Hairstyles," are property of The Costume Gallery collection. They may not be reproduced in any manner without written permission from Penny E. Ladnier, owner of The Costume Gallery. The circa dates given for the photos are an educated guess, from analyzing the fashions worn in the photo. When an actual date is provided on the photo, that date will be included in the identification marks section. The location stated by the studio may be a clue as to where this photo was taken. Please take it as a clue. Many photographers traveled to locations and took photographs… meaning that the photo may not have been taken in the same city or town as the address of the studio.

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