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Stamp

Object Number: 
INV.4853a
Date: 
1775-1850
Medium: 
Bone, iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 x 1 3/4 in. ( 10.2 x 4.4 cm )
Marks: 
intaglio (inverted): on stamp face: "BD" handwritten in ink: on obverse of INV.4853b (card with related seal impression): "April 3/07 / Capt Benj Davies / Letter Seal of / Capt Benj. Davies" handwritten in pencil: on reverse of INV.4853c (card with rela
Description: 
Oval iron stamp with carved bone handle; intertwined initials "BD" in intaglio; handle with spherical knob with flat top.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffmann, 1907
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group