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Identification plate

Object Number: 
1941.809
Date: 
ca. 1905
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/4 x 4 1/2 x 1 1/4 in. ( 10.8 x 11.4 x 3.2 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on front: "GOV.WINTHROP/(1 5/8H) 192/198"
Description: 
Shield-shaped brass plaque with U-shaped hook molded into back.
Credit Line: 
Purchase, James B. Wilbur Fund
Provenance: 
The George W. Murdock Collection of Steamboat Artifacts
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group