Note pad

Object Number: 
Z.1506
Date: 
1893
Medium: 
Silver, ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 x 1 5/8 x 1/8 in. ( 7.6 x 4.1 x 0.3 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: one side of cover: "HENRY B. HYDE" engraved: one side of cover: "COMMEMORATION OF THE SEMI CENTENNIAL / OF / THE MUTUAL LIFE / INSURANCE COMPANY OF NEW YORK / COMPLIMENTARY DINNER TO / RICHARD A McCURDY PRESIDENT / AND THE OTHER EXECUTIVE OFF
Description: 
Commemorative note pad with sterling silver covers hinged to three ivory leaves inside that fan out; the edges have a scroll design, both sides of the covers are inscribed.
Gallery Label: 
This note pad belonged to Henry Baldwin Hyde.
Credit Line: 
Gift of James Hazen Hyde
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group