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Title
[Mariano Guadalupe Vallejo or one of his brothers?]
Date Created and/or Issued
[ca. 1850]
Publication Information
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Contributing Institution
UC Berkeley, Bancroft Library
Collection
Cased photographs and related images from The Bancroft Library pictorial collections
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Description
Although impossible to prove, the ring pictured may be a daguerreotype portrait ring taken by Vallejo's daughter Epifania Vallejo. A portrait of M.G. Vallejo wearing such a ring is said to be in the possession of a descendant. (cf. Palmquist, Peter E. and Kailbourn, Thomas R. Pioneer photographers of the far west. Stanford Univ. Press, c2000, p. 558.)
Half length portrait of a man with a beard, seated with his arm resting on a table. He is wearing a large ring and a watch chain.
Type
image
Format
1 photograph : daguerreotype ; quarter plate, visible image 9 x 6.7 cm.
Identifier
http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/28722/bk0000z062t
BANC PIC 1978.195:001--CASE
brk00040405_8a.tif
Subject
Men
Pioneers--California
Californios