Plaque in Envelope w/Docu: Bartholdi Statue

Object Number: 
INV.3908
Date: 
1885-1890
Medium: 
Wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/4 x 3 1/4 x 1/4 in. ( 10.8 x 8.3 x 0.6 cm )
Marks: 
in relief: on reverse of plaque: "BARTHOLDI STATUE / LIBERTY / ENLIGHTENING THE WORLD / PRESENTED BY / THE PEOPLE OF FRANCE / TO / THE UNITED STATES. / TOTAL HEIGHT 317 FEET, / BEING 39 FEET HIGHER / THAN / THE TOWER OF / THE FAMOUS BROOKLYN BRIDGE / NEW
Description: 
Rectangular wooden plaque with relief image of the Statue of Liberty on obverse and relief inscriptions on reverse.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group