Overall: 1/2 x 30 x 3 1/4 in. ( 1.3 x 76.2 x 8.3 cm )
incised: on front: "RENSSELAUER." stamped: on reverse: "T"
Cast brass rectangular plate, heavy gauge, incised lettering enameled black on obverse, fitted for receiving three bolts on back.
According to accession records, this name plate was from the steamer "Rensselaer," built in 1909.
Purchase, James B. Wilbur Fund
The George W. Murdock Collection of Steamboat Artifacts
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.