Item No: pdcc00177
Title: Seal of the Supreme Executive Council of Pennsylvania, 1777.
Additional Title: Obverse and Reverse.
Print and Picture Collection
The obverse of the seal is emblazoned with a sailing ship, a plough and three sheaves of wheat all flanked by two ears of corn. The reverse depicts Liberty holding a wand topped by a liberty cap, a French symbol of liberty. In her right hand is a drawn sword. She is trampling upon tyrrany, represented by a lion. The entire design is encircled by the legend "Both Can't Survive."
A917.481 P536 v.3
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler