Tintype Portrait of an Unidentified Midget Performer In A Top Hat

This tintype in a simple paper holder features an unidentified prosperous midget performer who is well-dressed in a huge top hat with a thick gold watch chain, gold nugget tie clip, and pinky ring. The jewelry is hand-tinted gold on the photographic surface. Also behind him can be seen a posing stand which sits on a small woven rug. Rubber-stamped on verso of paper holder: "Daily's Art Gallery, Peru, IND."

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