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In early 2017, our fourth floor will be transformed into a new destination for historical education and innovation. During the current renovation, objects from our permanent collection are on view throughout the Museum.
Mrs. Pierre Toussaint (ca. 1786-1851)
Watercolor on ivory
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Overall: 7 x 2 5/8 x 1/4 in. ( 17.8 x 6.7 x 0.6 cm )
Blue silk ribbon suspended from brass pin; in center of ribbon is white/blue rosette and tin badge inscribed with: "TRUSTEE/W.E.F.A."; ribbon printed in gold ink: "WESTCHESTER EXEMPT/FIREMENS ASSN"/1901"
Gift of William M. Wallace, 1934
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
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