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1991.892 (RS20745)

Description

Square format with two-handled gold vase with flowers; mounted on 2 scrolls with foliage and 2 outward facing swans; band of yellow-brown at base and green stripe enclosing the whole.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1820
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
oil paint (paint)
panels (wood)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Advertising Medium
Places
Rhode Island (United States)
Descriptive terms
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Oil on Panel
oil paint (paint)
panels (wood)
Sign, Trade
signboards
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
22 x 21 1/2 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.892
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2669

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