Queen Victoria

Scope and Content

Cabinet card, of an albumen print portrait photograph of Queen Victoria, in later years, wearing a small crown, diamond necklace and sash, upper body only. Faded brownish yellow in tone, on cream paper, mounted on buff coloured card, with rounded corners. On the reverse is a manuscript message.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Poor condition. Yellowed, very faded. Scratching and abrasions to the surface, small black ink flecks, dirty marks top right, right edge and bottom in particular. Production method : Albumen print.