Interior of H. B. Stanwood & Co's Jewelry and Silver Ware Establishment, 253 Washington Street, Boston

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1853

Location Note

Prints: Boston, Ma.: Washington St.

GUSN

GUSN-198422

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Description

This engraving at the top of a page from Gleason's Pictorial gives a detailed interior view of the jewelry and silver store. Elaborate light fixtures hang from the ceiling and people walk about and shop.

Details

Descriptive Terms

silver (metal)
silverware
jewelry
shopping
stores
line engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)

Additional Identification Number

Prints and Engravings Collection Number PR263

Physical Description

1 news line engraving

Collection Code

GC002

Collection Name

Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s

Date of Acquisition

1922-3-23

Reference Code

GC002.01.MA.3550.006

Acquisition Type

Gift

Image Dimensions

5 x 8 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Capt. Wm. B. Clarke, 1922

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Peirce, Joshua H., 1812-1869 (Engraver)

Material Type

line engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)

Subjects

Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)

Restrictions

poor

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Prints: Boston, Ma.: Washington St.