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Shadow box

2006.44.627 (RS9631)

Description

Shadow box of a miniature medieval walled city. There is a large enclosed courtyard or cloister area. There is foliage in the foreground and the background is painted glass with a blue sky and green mountains. The wood frame is painted black with a gilt border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
glass (material)
paint (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Box, Shadow
boxes (audience spaces)
glass (material)
paint (coating)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
13 7/16 x 16 9/16 x 1 7/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.627
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
198792

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