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Occupational Cabinet card of Victorian domestic help posed with child holding toy horse. Maid. Seamstress. Governess.

Occupational Cabinet card of Victorian domestic help posed with child holding toy horse. Maid. Seamstress. Governess.

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  • Vintage item from the 1800s
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This occupational cabinet card shows a three woman dressed for work as domestic help, and a child holding a toy horse. The women are similarly dressed in dark dressed and long white aprons. One holds a book, another holds the child's hand, and the third appears to be working with yarn or thread. The back of the grey beveled card is blank.

The photographer is Hans Hirt of Bleicherweg, Zürich, Switzerland

Image- 3.75x5.5 in
Card mount- 4.25x6.5 in

The image is clear and very slightly faded. It is in very good antique condition. The card is also in very good condition. Please look closely at the scans provided for condition detail.

Mylar sleeve included.


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