Eagle

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1899

GUSN

GUSN-7634

Description

Carved eagle with wings spread and gilded. Surmounts shield painted red, white and blue, attached to eagle's talons. Two crossed arrows in front of shield. High relief carving, mounted to wall.

Details

Descriptive Terms

figurines
carving (processes)
gilding
painting (coating)
relief (sculpture techniques)
wood (plant material)
Sculpture
Statue
Figurine
Figurine

Associated Building

Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

13 3/4 x 30 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.420