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Antigonish Heritage Museum

Ambrotype


Accession number: 92.08
Date: 1860 – 1865
Materials: Metal, Brass; Papier Mache;
Measurements: 9.5 cm L x 8 cm Wclosed dimensions
Narrative: A sadiron is an device heated and then used for smoothing and pressing clothes.
Description: Rectangular; embossed hinged case with ambrotype photo on one man in half pose enclosed on one side, brocade velvet padding on other side.  Hand tinted facial features