Two women and a man having tea

Scope and Content

Black and white photograph of two women [EMC and Stella G] and a man [Mr. Guthrie] having tea in a garden. They are sitting around a table laid with a white tablecloth and a china tea service, including a teapot under a tea cosy. The man, on the right, is wearing a flat cap. Behind them is a hedge. Pasted onto a page in the album, with a manuscript caption on the bottom white edge.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Poor condition. Faded, the image has disappeared to white in patches top centre and bottom. Surface very scratched, with white streaks and uneven white faint spotting / patches. Extensive treatment needed. Production method: gelatin silver print.