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Duncan Coat of Arms

2006.44.666 (RS9708)

Description

Watercolor painting of the Duncan coat of arms in brown. The shield contains a horn on the bottom end of the shield and two white flowers on both the right and left-top corners. Above the shield, is an armor bust in grey. There is a ship placed above the head of the armor bust with a brown flag containing the symbol of a thin, white cross on the back of the ship. At the bottom of the shield are two leaf-like sprigs in green. On both sprigs there is a banner in a dark blue. The banner on the left "Pati" and on the right, "Disce". The frame is plain wood, no elaborate ornamentation is applied.

Details

Maker
Probably Duncan, Marion Elliford (Copyist)
Date
1923
Inscriptions
"Duncan Coat of Arms / Copied by M.E.D. for / Christmas 1923-" (handwritten)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Painting
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
watercolors (paintings)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
14 13/16 x 11 13/16 x 13/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.666
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
202723

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