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Title(s):

Photographic pin in remembrance of Queen Victoria.

Published/Created:
Great Britain, 1901.
Physical Description:
1 pin : gelatin silver print, metal, paper ; 6 x 5 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
GT2280 .P2b Flat A
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Three-Dimensional Artifacts
Notes:
BAC: British Art Center copy housed with a second pin (in the form of a flag) mourning the death of Queen Victoria (GT2280. P2a Flat)
The pin is in the form of a flower. At center is a photographic portrait of Queen Victoria, in a circular metal frame (2 cm in diameter), surrounded by nine petals cut from glossy black paper. The image appears to be from the series of portraits of the Queen photographed by Alexander Bassano in 1882.
Subject Terms:
Mourning customs -- Great Britain.
Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901 -- Death and burial.
Form/Genre:
Brooches.
Pins (jewelry)
Photographs.
Gelatin silver prints.
Memorials (Commemorative)
Contributors:
Bassano, Alexander, 1829-1913, photographer.
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