Letter Seal

Date

1785-1820

GUSN

GUSN-4301

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

seals (artifacts)
steel (alloy)
wood (plant material)
Steel
SEAL

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Symbol

Dimensions

2.75 x 1.125 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.539