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Cleopatra's Barge, the Great Boston Sleigh, Passing the Norfolk House, Roxbury

Item Information

Title:
Cleopatra's Barge, the Great Boston Sleigh, Passing the Norfolk House, Roxbury
Description:
This is a large detailed engraving of Cleopatra's Barge, which is a large sleigh with the head of an animal with wings on its side. The image includes the driver and team of horses. Neighboring buildings are shown, including churches and the Norfolk House. Other sleighs can also be seen.
Engraver:
Andrew, John, 1815-1875
Format:
Prints
Genre:
prints (visual works)
line engravings (prints)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
GC002: Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Subjects:
sleighs
churches (buildings)
horse-drawn vehicles
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonRoxbury
Norfolk House Hotel (Roxbury, Mass.)
Extent:
1 line engraving on newsprint
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Identifier:
199074
Call #:
GC002.02.082