Nomination
Ceramic head, a fragment from the ceremonial barge the "Bucentar," circa 1916. Ralph Adams Cram designed a barge and pageant to celebrate MIT's move from Boston to Cambridge. Technology officials were ferried across the river in this elaborately decorated barge decorated with mermaids, cupids and a beaver. The barge featured a figure of Technology holding a T-square and a torch of enlightenment.
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