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Eagle

1949.420 (RS119539)

Description

Carved eagle with wings spread and gilded. Surmounts shield painted red, white and blue, attached to eagle's talons. Two crossed arrows in front of shield. High relief carving, mounted to wall.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1899
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
carving (processes)
gilding
painting (coating)
relief (sculpture techniques)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
carving (processes)
Figurine
figurines
gilding
painting (coating)
relief (sculpture techniques)
Sculpture
Statue
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
13 3/4 x 30 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.420
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7634

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