Sealing press

Object Number: 
1948.491
Date: 
ca. 1884
Medium: 
Iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 3/4 x 6 7/8 x 2 1/4 in. ( 27.3 x 17.5 x 5.7 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on seal: "MARY POWELL STEAMBOAT/ INCORPORATED/ MAY 9/1884/ HIGHLAND N.Y."
Description: 
Cast iron seal press with curved erect lever, painted gold with black outlines around base and foliate motifs on lever.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Hudson River Day Line
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group