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Commemorative plaque

Description

Velvet aqua frame enclosing a metal relief impression of a 17th century house. Inscribed, "Gov. Cradock House/ Medford Mass/ The Oldest House in America/ Built 1634."

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1920
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
leather
metal
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Documentary Artifact
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
commemoratives
leather
Leather
metal
PLAQUE, COMMEMORATIVE
Unidentified Metal
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
People and organizations
Gov. Cradock House
Dimensions
3.5 x 2.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.148
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
24845

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