Plaque: commerandum, Samuel De Champlain

Object Number: 
1970.67
Date: 
ca.1970
Medium: 
Wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 15 x 10 x 3/8 in. ( 38.1 x 25.4 x 1 cm )
Marks: 
printed: "Souvenir of the/ CHAMPLAIN/ Quatercentennary"; "1570-1970"; "Souvenir du/ Quatrieme Centenaire/ de CHAMPLAIN" printed: other information about Champlain printed: on paper affixed to reverse: more information about Champlain.
Description: 
Plaque commemorating Champlain's founding of Canada; stained plywood body printed in blue and white with inscriptions relating to Champlain and with central image of Champlain standing above ship and town; paper taped to reverse with printed information relating to Champlain and Canada.
Gallery Label: 
According to the accession records, the donor was the president of the National Samuel de Champlain Institute, located in Quebec City.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Georges Boulanger
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group