On-Qua, Chinese, 19th century
Carte de visite
Overall: 4 × 2 1/2 in. (10.2 × 6.4 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Mrs. George Pettengill Jr., in memory of her sons, George Tilford Pettengill, III (1909-1944), Class of 1932 and William Van Horne Pettengill (1914-1952), Class of 1937
Place Made: China, East Asia, Asia
Not on view
Inscribed, on obverse, in ink, lower center: Street Restaurant; inscribed, on reverse, in ink, upper center: Refreshments
Collected by Elizabeth Adams Hill (1839-1902) and Charles Eugene Hill (1831-1884) in China, 1860s; acquired by Leila Price Pettengill (1887-1977), Washington, D.C., date unknown; given to present collection, 1983.
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