Sculpture (visual work)
TitleEagle Clutching Shield
Carved wooden eagle above red, white and blue shield; gold medallion with eagle above shield; woman dressed in blue blouse with red and white striped skirt holding staff with carved hood on top; flag drapes around wooden bar to bottom; sheaf of wheat in middle at bottom; plain wood with 2 hooks on back. Used as a sign over the entrance to Bateman and Gardner's Meat Market at 5 and 7 Pelham Street.
Credit LineGift of Martha Newton
Object Typesculpture (visual works)
SubjectsBateman and Gardner's Meat Market
Related People & OrganizationsSwasey, Alexander (associated)
Newton, Martha (associated)