Royal Coat of Arms, Capitol, Williamsburg, Virginia

Dublin Core

Title

Royal Coat of Arms, Capitol, Williamsburg, Virginia

Subject

Capitol (Williamsburg, Va.)
Block 08. Building 11.
Public buildings - Virginia - Williamsburg
Historic buildings - Virginia - Williamsburg
Lantern slides - Hand-colored - 1930-1940

Description

Detail view of the royal coat of arms above one of the brick arches on the exterior of the Capitol, Williamsburg, Virginia, circa early 1930s. As work on the Capitol's reconstruction progressed, such architectural details conveyed the symbolic nature of the building as the seat of colonial government in eighteenth-century Virginia.

Creator

A.D. Handy Co.

Date

Circa 1930

Is Part Of

Peter Hornbeck Lantern Slides Collection, AV-2000.9, Box 2

Format

jpeg

Type

Image

Identifier

HLS-100

Rights Holder

Special Collections, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Lantern Slide

Physical Dimensions

3.25 x 4 inches

Citation

A.D. Handy Co., “Royal Coat of Arms, Capitol, Williamsburg, Virginia,” John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, accessed July 29, 2021, https://rocklib.omeka.net/items/show/1156.