[Celluloid medallion button with photograph of an African-American girl]

Eschwei, G. F

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  • Format Photos, Drawings, Prints
  • Contributors
  • Publication [United States] : G.F. Eschwei, [between 1915 and 1930?]
  • Physical Details
    • 1 photographic medallion : gelatin silver print with applied color and chromolithograph, mounted on celluloid medallion ; 23 x 23 cm
  • OCLC on1060584756


  • Title devised by cataloger.
  • A large celluloid photographic medallion button, mounted on metal, featuring an oval portrait of a young African-American girl in a white dress, making a stern face, with hands at her sides. Surrounded by a chromolithograph border featuring roses and butterfly. The back is back made of tin, with a wire stand affixed. A small inscription at bottom center reads "G.F. Eschwei." The oval photograph measures 13 x 9 cm. The overall dimensions of the medallion are 23 x 23 cm.
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