Shadow box

Collection Type

  • Art

GUSN

GUSN-198792

Description

Shadow box of a miniature medieval walled city. There is a large enclosed courtyard or cloister area. There is foliage in the foreground and the background is painted glass with a blue sky and green mountains. The wood frame is painted black with a gilt border.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (audience spaces)
wood (plant material)
paint (coating)
glass (material)
Box, Shadow

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P204

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

13 7/16 x 16 9/16 x 1 7/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.627