vitrotype

noun
vit·​ro·​type | \ ˈvi‧trəˌtīp \

Definition of vitrotype

: a photograph on glass or ceramic ware produced originally about 1860 by a collodion process and burned into the surface

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History and Etymology for vitrotype

vitr- + type

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“Vitrotype.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vitrotype. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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