This large tintype photograph.A tin type is a photo printed on a thin iron metal plate.It measures 6 1/2" X 8 1/2" inchs.I do not know who this person is.The photo turned up for sale LeRoy a couple of years ago.Of particular interest is the tape used to mount the photo to a paper mount.It reads"W.W Rike,Bonded F.T.D. Florist".The Rike Greenhouse was across the street from where the Rike House Museum in LeRoy stands today.The greenhouse was attached to the building that some will recall housed Brownie's Barbershop,and later John's Barber Shop.This item dates 1880s-1900 era.
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