Seal impression in box
Overall: 1/2 x 2 in. ( 1.3 x 5.1 cm )
in relief: on banner below shield: "PER MONTES" stamped: on box lid: "TIFFANY & CO. / UNION SQUARE / NEW YORK." handwritten in ink: on bottom of box: "Arms of / Stuyvesant / family from / seal made by / Tiffany."
Octagonal red wax wafer with circular seal impression with shield surmounted by deer's head with antlers; in circular white cardboard box with "TIFFANY & CO. UNION SQUARE NEW YORK" inscribed on top.
This seal is said to represent the arms of the Stuyvesant family.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.