Media Information

 
 
 
Collection:
Farber Gravestone Collection
Name:
Meinzeis, Jacobus
Date:
1716
City:
Newport
State/Province:
Rhode Island
Carver Description:
Luti's "Boston Master" (RI)
Ornamental carving:
Floral Designs; Winged Face
Stone type:
Slate
Stone height:
31"
Verification:
Probable
Verse:
No
Photo number:
2175
Related:
HF0771
Vol name:
REGION24
File name:
2175
Memo:
The "Boston Master" worked a few years in Newport and probably is responsible for teaching one or more of the Stevenses to relief carve skulls and effigies.

Meinzeis, Jacobus