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Object Name Shield, Decorative
Catalog Number 0985.05.00014
Description The decorative shield consists of an oil on board shield with a blue background. "Louisiana" is written in white block letters above the buckled strap circle, which encloses a pelican with her young. Written on the strap is "Non Sibi Sed Suis."
Dimensions H-15.5 W-13 Dia-1.5 inches
Owned Confederate Memorial Literary Society
Provenance This decorative shield is the State Shield of Louisiana, which was used in the Louisiana State Room of the Confederate Museum when housed in the White House of the Confederacy.
Search Terms Confederate Memorial Literary Society