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DATABASE #: 259
COLLECTION: Chester County Hist. Soc., DG301
CATEGORY: Portrait
SIZE: Quarter-plate CASE TYPE: Plain leather
ARTIST: Marcus Aurelius Root
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LOCATION: Philadelphia, PA
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Embossed in velvet pad
IMPRINT OR NOTE: Root’s Gallery / 140/ Chestnut St. / Philada.
Backdrop: Plain
SUBJECT: “Uncle Thomas F. Seal, 1822-1901.” Well-known Quaker naturalist in Unionville, PA. Operated the Rosewood Nursery, early producer of hothouse carnations. Freckles.
Noted By: Research by CCHS
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