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Shield of the House of Wittelbach
  • Germany
  • Shield of the House of Wittelbach, 1791
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • wood, iron
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 72 x 54.5 x 5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 28 3/8 x 21 7/16 x 1 15/16 in
  • Gift in memory of Mrs. E. Shields by Richard T. Shields and Caroline Shields Walker
  • Not on display
  • 1958.0117
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Oval center surrounded by carved scroll work. Standing lions opposite diamond pattern.