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1943.124 (RS5171)

Description

Printed engraving of the capture of the Frigate Guerriere by the U.S. Frigate Constitution, mounted in a plain round brass frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1812-1815
Inscriptions
"THE US FRIGATE CONSTITUTION / ISAAC HULL ESQr COMMANDER / CAPTURING / HIS B.M.'S FRIGATE GUERRIERE / AUGUST 19th / 1812" (Printed)
Location of origin
American
Associated Building
Ship in print Frigate Guerriere. Ship in print USS Constitution. Ship in print Frigate Guerriere. Ship in print USS Constitution.
Material
brass (alloy)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
PRINT
prints (visual works)
People and organizations
Hull, Isaac, Esq.
Dimensions
1/4 in (D), 3 5/8 in (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1943.124
GUSN
103879

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