The Vanderbilt Coat of Arms, on a chimney, visible from the Racanelli Center.

Coat of Arms
Coat of Arms



One of three large decorative shells on the mansion. Two are on the front side of the mansion, visible from the river. One is visible from the Courtyard Garden.

Large Shell - Detail
Large Shell - Detail



One of two acorn insignia visible under the front loggia.

Acorn Insignia
Acorn Insignia



One of two decorative insignia visible under the courtyard garden loggia.

Decorative Insignia
Decorative Insignia - Courtyard Garden





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Last Modified on January 30, 2012, at 02:52 PM by LPR


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