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1977.539 (RS116925)

Description

Circular metal stamp or head with face of cast grid pattern; attached to simple turned wooden handle; for sealing wax.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1785-1820
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
steel (alloy)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Symbol
Descriptive terms
SEAL
seals (artifacts)
Steel
steel (alloy)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
2.75 x 1.125 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.539
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4301

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