Plaque

Object Number: 
2002.1.394
Date: 
1843-1900
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
6 1/4 x 6 1/2 x 1/4 in.
Description: 
This thin gold-colored metal plaque has a relief in the center of men looking into a safe while a fire rages in the background. Around the rim are the words "Roff & Stearns Late Rich & Co./ Salamander/ Patent 3 June 43/ Depot 146 Water St. N.Y." Probably a maker of fire-proof safes.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group