Commemorative plaque

Date

ca. 1920

GUSN

GUSN-24845

Description

Velvet aqua frame enclosing a metal relief impression of a 17th century house. Inscribed, "Gov. Cradock House/ Medford Mass/ The Oldest House in America/ Built 1634."

Details

Descriptive Terms

commemoratives
leather
metal
velvet (fabric weave)
Unidentified Metal
Leather
Velvet
PLAQUE, COMMEMORATIVE

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

People and Organizations

Gov. Cradock House

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3.5 x 2.25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.148

Places

Massachusetts (United States)