Duncan Coat of Arms

Collection Type

  • Art

GUSN

GUSN-198260

Description

A colored print of the Ducan coat of arms consisting of a red shield with gold and silver decoration. Two blue blue banners have Latin inscriptions. There is an armor helmet surmounting the shield with a masted ship above the helmet. Vines and flowers surround the shield. The frame is brown wood with parallel grooves carved on the sides.

Details

Descriptive Terms

prints (visual works)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Print

Inscription

"DISCE PATI" (Latin inscription on coat of arms)
"Duncan Coat of Arms / (came from Duncan Phillips' / place) Topsfield" (Handwritten on backing paper.)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P133

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

22 8/16 x 18 9/16 x 1 3/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.556