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Printing plate in envelope

Object Number: 
Z.3034ab
Date: 
1867-1893
Medium: 
Brass, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 5/8 x 4 5/8 x 1/8 in. ( 6.7 x 11.7 x 0.3 cm )
Marks: 
engraved (in reverse): on obverse of plate: "Colonel M. R. Kintzing / U.S. Marine Corps" printed: on obverse of envelope: "Frederick Loeser & Co. / Brooklyn, N. Y. / WEDDING, / RECEPTION & / VISITING CARDS. / FRENCH & ENGLISH NOVELTIES / in / Stationery,
Description: 
Rectangular brass printing plate for calling card belonging to Colonel Matthew R. Kintzing; in maker's paper envelope.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Miss Mary E. Kintzing, 1956
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group