Window Glass

Collection Type

  • Architecture

Date

1737

GUSN

GUSN-1130

Description

Framed pane of glass from Holmes House in Cambridge. Inscription reads, "Pane of glass take from a bedroom window in the old Holmes house, Cambridge. The letters O.W. were scratched upon the glass by the poet when a boy V.Y.B."

Details

Descriptive Terms

sheet glass
glass (material)
wood (plant material)
Glass
GLASS, WINDOW

Inscription

The letters ""OW"" are scratched in the glass.

Associated Person

Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

11.625 x 12.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dr. Vincent Y. Bowditch

Accession Number

1930.287

Places

Massachusetts (United States)