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A Killarney "Spinster"

Accession Number: 0000.1995

Collection: Library - Images

Object: Postcard

Date Made: 1907-1915

Description:
A Killarney "Spinster." Color image of a young woman at her spinning wheel. Rhyme on the card reads: "Her eyes are bright, her heart is light, she spins at her wheel, from morn till night." L. Anthony, Photographer, Killarney, but this image is not a true photograph, possibly a photograph of a painting. Printed in Germany. [1907-1915] 9 x 14 cm.

Subject:
Killarney (Kerry, Ireland); Labor--Female; Spinning-wheel; Spinning--Hand

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