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Engraved Portrait

1943.125 (RS5172)

Description

Printed engraving of a bust length portrait of Stephen Decatur (1779-1820) in his navy uniform, mounted in a plain round brass frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1812-1815
Inscriptions
"STEPHEN DECATUR ESQr. / of the United States Navy." (Printed)
Location of origin
American
Material
brass (alloy)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
PRINT
prints (visual works)
People and organizations
Decatur, Stephen, 1779-1820
Dimensions
1/4 in (D), 3 5/8 in (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1943.125
GUSN
103880

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