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Duncan Coat of Arms

2006.44.556 (RS9518)

Description

A colored print of the Ducan coat of arms consisting of a red shield with gold and silver decoration. Two blue blue banners have Latin inscriptions. There is an armor helmet surmounting the shield with a masted ship above the helmet. Vines and flowers surround the shield. The frame is brown wood with parallel grooves carved on the sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"DISCE PATI" (Latin inscription on coat of arms)
"Duncan Coat of Arms / (came from Duncan Phillips' / place) Topsfield" (Handwritten on backing paper.)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Print
prints (visual works)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
22 8/16 x 18 9/16 x 1 3/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.556
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
198260

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