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Description

Framed print depicting a carved eagle surmounting a ball on a flag pole with inner line border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1872
Inscriptions
""The carved wooden EAGLE tops the flag pole which marks the spot where the Liberty Boys assembled in 1766 at SWING BRIDGE on WATER STREET in PORTSMOUTH, N.H. Mounted like a weathervane the four and one half foot, guilded (sic), carving turns with the wind and glistens as it turns in the sun light.""
Location of origin
Portsmouth, NH, USA, Rockingham Cty
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Object type
Art
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
Eagle
Flag Pole
PICTURE
prints (visual works)
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Paper
Accession Number
1971.1248
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6342

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