Woman feeding cows

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 7ELB/A/8/047b
  • Former Reference
      GB 106 CM Object/ 7/ELB/A/8/47/2
  • Dates of Creation
  • Physical Description
      1 object

Scope and Content

Faded and yellowed black and white photograph of a woman standing among a group of black cows, holding grass or leaves and feeding a cow from her hand. She is wearing a light coloured skirt, blouse and wide brimmed hat. Behind is a house, with hills and fields in the distance. Pasted onto a page in the album, with a manuscript caption on the bottom white edge.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Poor condition. Severely yellowed and faded, the image has almost disappeared bottom right, and has degraded in blotches and white spots. Scratches and abrasions to the surface. Extensive treatment needed. Production method: gelatin-silver print.

Related Material

Note : the same woman is pictured in 7ELB/A/8/047a