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Re: help dating picture of great grandmother rosanna mcdonnell
« Reply #9 on: Thursday 13 January 22 16:53 GMT (UK) »
there’s a matching photo of her husband (seems to be taken in the same studio)so maybe it could’ve been an engagement picture which would date it at about 1925.

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Re: help dating picture of great grandmother rosanna mcdonnell
« Reply #10 on: Thursday 13 January 22 16:57 GMT (UK) »
That date would fit as Cloche hats were the fashion in the 1920s.
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Re: help dating picture of great grandmother rosanna mcdonnell
« Reply #11 on: Thursday 13 January 22 21:00 GMT (UK) »
a little splash of colour, cheers, Ian
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Re: help dating picture of great grandmother rosanna mcdonnell
« Reply #12 on: Thursday 13 January 22 21:01 GMT (UK) »
If you resolve the mystery of the ring, it is easily mirror-reversed
Here she is in grayscale, cheers, Ian
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Re: help dating picture of great grandmother rosanna mcdonnell
« Reply #13 on: Thursday 13 January 22 21:02 GMT (UK) »
this is lovely Ian, thanks so much  :)

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Re: help dating picture of great grandmother rosanna mcdonnell
« Reply #14 on: Thursday 13 January 22 21:02 GMT (UK) »
Which way was her husband facing and was it a similar background?
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Re: help dating picture of great grandmother rosanna mcdonnell
« Reply #15 on: Thursday 13 January 22 21:11 GMT (UK) »
this is the picture od her husband

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Re: help dating picture of great grandmother rosanna mcdonnell
« Reply #16 on: Thursday 13 January 22 22:01 GMT (UK) »
Thank you. That is the correct view as his waistcoat buttons  are on the correct side. I was hoping that there was ome kind of transposition  :-\
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