Wood fragment from the steamship "Columbia"

Object Number: 
1941.853
Date: 
ca. 1881
Medium: 
Wood, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 4 x 2 3/4 in. ( 2.5 x 10.2 x 7 cm )
Description: 
Fragment of wood with white paint on one side.
Gallery Label: 
According to the accession records, this fragment came from the steamship "Columbia" ex "Perseus," which was built in 1881 by the Iron Steamboat Co.
Credit Line: 
Purchase
Provenance: 
The George W. Murdock Collection of Steamboat Artifacts
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group