Inscription: Inscribed in ink on paper glued to second paper on verso: Painting on Ivory / Mrs Martha Goldthwaite Ingersoll, / wife of Major George Ingersoll_ / (who commanded at / West Point)—
Newspaper clipping glued to same second paper: DIED / In this town, on the 24th inst. at the residence of / her son, Rev. Geo. G. Ingersoll, Mrs. MARTHA / INGERSOLL, widow of the late Maj. Geo. Inger. / soll, of the Revolutionary Army, aged 74 years.