JCB Archive of Early American Images
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[Mythological figures with coat of arms]
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illustration; vol. 1, p. [iii]
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God (with winged hat and caduceus) and goddess [?] holding an oar flank a coat of arms. Kneeling before the coat of arms is a native American child holding a map [?] and wearing a feathered headdress. Also includes a cornucopia, anchor, fortifications and cannon firing, bird, ship, and native American tying up casks.
Charlevoix, Pierre-François-Xavier de, 1682-1761
Histoire de l'Isle Espagnole ou de S. Domingue ... Tome premier
Source place of publication:
Chez Hippolyte-Louis Guerin, ruë S. Jacques, vis-à-vis S. Yves, à S. Thomas d'Aquin
M. DCC. XXX. 
Mercury, the god of commerce and trade, and a goddess representing marine supremacy or plenitude, flank a coat of arms. Antoine Humblot was a French draughtsman and painter who died around 1758.
Emblems (Allegorical pictures), Heraldry
Acquired before 1870.
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©John Carter Brown Library, Box 1894, Brown University, Providence, R.I. 02912
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