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Bas-Reliefs of Pilgrims

1923.828 (RS5036)

Description

Four copper bas-reliefs set on a green velvet board depicting the Pilgrims spotting land, signing the Mayflower Compact, landing on land, and meeting with the Native Americans.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1896
Inscriptions
"From Charles Chaflin / Dec. 1896 / Bas Reliefs - Pilgrim Mount. / Plymouth. Mass. / Gift of Bostonian Society / 2 Nov. 1923." (Ink and pencil)
Location of origin
Plymouth, Massachusetts
Material
copper (metal)
Object type
ART
Descriptive terms
copper (metal)
SCULPTURE
sculpture (visual work)
Dimensions
8 1/2 in x 5 1/2 in (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1923.828
GUSN
103429

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