Coles, John Sr. (ca. 1749-1809) attributed. [Swan Family Coat of Arms]; Watercolor. Framed image: (15 1/8 x 12 in) (38 ½ x 30 cm). No date. Gift of Miss Frances S. Shedd, 1952. [No old number] Enlarge
Framed watercolor image of a coat of arms. The image is labeled on three separate banners at the bottom, “By The” “Name of” and “Swan” surrounded by two cut leaves and golden birds. In the center is a golden shield with six hearts and three blue lions. Atop the shield is an armor helmet surrounded by red and light blue flourishes; dangling above the image is an arm with a blue sleeve and two hearts attached to a chain. Note: image not unframed for inventory.