• Chinese Export Porcelain Openwork Basket with Pitt Armorial
    Chinese Export Porcelain Openwork Basket with Pitt Armorial
  • Bombe Desk and Bookcase
    Bombe Desk and Bookcase
  • The Landing of the Pilgrims
    The Landing of the Pilgrims
  • Side Chairs
    Side Chairs
  • Penn's Treaty with the Indians
    Penn's Treaty with the Indians
 
  • Artist/Maker John White (working 1585-1593), Theodore DeBry (1528-1598)
  • Date Made 1590 - second state
  • Place Made
  • Materials Paper; Engraving; Laid Paper
  • Measurements
  • Gift of Mr. Sandy M. Pringle
  • Room
  • Accession # 1984.0052000000001

Americae Pars Nunc Virginia Dicta

In 1584, Elizabeth I allowed Sir Walter Raleigh to send Philip Amadas and Arthur Barlow to North America to establish a colony.