Commemorative Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-48061

Description

Silver commemorative plate in a red fabric frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

commemoratives
silver (metal)
leather
velvet (fabric weave)
Commemorative
Plate, Commemorative
Plate, Commemorative

Inscription

"Gov. Cradock/ Medford House/ Mass/ The Oldest in/ America/ Built 1634" (Engraved on the plate)

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Documentary Artifacts; Memorabilia

Dimensions

2 1/2 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.1184