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There is currently no available "Beginner" label. The following is the default level label: This alabaster sculpture of a man carrying a basket of, and eating a piece of fruit, was among the objects transferred from the Deerfield Academy Museum to the Pocumtuck Valley Memorial Association in 1877. The Deerfield Academy Museum was established in June 1797 and is recognized as one of the earliest established in this country. Donors included many descendents of the early settlers of Deerfield, Massachusetts, and of neighboring towns as well as many notable people and institutions.

 

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Alabaster sculpture

process/materials   alabaster
item type   Art/Sculpture
accession #   #MH.C.017


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"Deerfield, Mass., Memorial Hall."

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"The Advantages and Praises of Wisdom. A Sermon Delivered at Deerfield, Jan. 1, A.D. 1799, at the Opening of Academy"


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