About this object
A black and white studio portrait photograph of a woman identified as Lyla Harrison Kegworth in Birmingham, circa 1863. Kegworth is dressed in a voluminous Victorian style dress with extensive detailing and is leaning against a fabric draped table. She wears a black ribbon in her hair and has her hand resting under her chin. She holds a book with her other hand.
Photographer, Elisha Mander.
Elisha Mander; 10 May 1819; 24 Apr 1899
Black and white photograph on card.
Height x Width: 104 x 64mm
Elisha Mander Photographer 23 Bull St. Birmingham, Printed, Printed
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 1570
gifted by Mr Edwin Cornford
51/122, 1570, 79221