Detail View: Farber Gravestone Collection: Meinzeis, Jacobus

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.