Two women having tea

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 7ELB/A/8/031b
  • Former Reference
      GB 106 CM Object/ 7/ELB/A/8/31/2
  • Dates of Creation
      c.1913
  • Physical Description
      1 object

Scope and Content

Black and white photograph of two women having tea in a garden. One is standing holding a plate, the other is sitting at a table laid formally with white tablecloth and china tea service. With a brick house and trees in the background. The photograph is faded, with very high contrast between light and dark due to over exposure, making it unclear. Pasted onto a page in the album.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Poor condition. Yellowed unevenly, scratches to surface. Very faded in patches left and bottom particularly. The surface has a milky appearance making the image very unclear. Slight mirroring top. Extensive treatment needed. Production method: gelatin-silver print.