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Interior of H. B. Stanwood & Co's Jewelry and Silver Ware Establishment, 253 Washington Street, Boston

GC002.01.MA.3550.006 (RS97850)

Description

This engraving at the top of a page from Gleason's Pictorial gives a detailed interior view of the jewelry and silver store. Elaborate light fixtures hang from the ceiling and people walk about and shop.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1853
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1922-3-23
Physical Description
1 news line engraving
Dimensions
5x 8(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR263
Credit Line
Gift of Capt. Wm. B. Clarke, 1922
GUSN
198422
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.3550.006

Record details

Originator
Peirce, Joshua H., 1812-1869 (Engraver)
Descriptive Terms
jewelry
shopping
silver (metal)
silverware
stores
Material Type
line engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Subjects
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Prints: Boston, Ma.: Washington St.
Physical Access Restrictions
poor

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