Reader by candlelight.
Two panels over
the arches to the exhibition alcove:
Elihu Yale's coat of arms.
Linen fold oak
panels by the fireplace.
Yale University coat of arms.
of teakwood, the walls oak paneled, and the
ceilings of plaster with plaster cornices,
with the exception
of the oak-beamed ceiling in the waiting
decorated panels in the glass and
stone screen: woodcuts by Jost Amman:
panels in the windows from old maps:
Portion of Africa from Fra Mauro's map illustrating Cadamosto's
voyage beyond Cape Blanco.
The West Coast of Africa.
The voyage to Cape Blanco from Cape Bojador.
Peru and South America.
Office: The panel in the door to
the corridor is from an old map of
New Netherlands; the
other panels in the glass screen between
the office and the
corridor are from Jost Amman: