Tracing Board and frame

AMC Tracing Board.jpg

Title

Tracing Board and frame

Date

c. 1819

Year Conserved

2020

Holding Institution

Aurora Masonic Center

Object Name/Description

King Solomon's Temple, an oil on canvas Tracing Board painting. The Tracing Board features representative figures and known symbols used for education rituals by Freemasons,to instruct candidates for the various degrees. The secret fraternity of the Masons all traditionally use Tracing Boardsfilled with specificsymbolism which details the group’s founding principles as it tells their story.

Amount Funded

$7,427

Collection

Citation

“Tracing Board and frame,” Celebrating 20 years of the NYSCA/GHHN Conservation Treatment Grant Program, accessed August 1, 2021, https://ctg20.omeka.net/items/show/1187.

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