Souvenir

Object Number: 
2002.1.2450
Date: 
1876
Medium: 
Wood, paper
Dimensions: 
4 x 2 7/8 x 1/2 in.
Description: 
This machine carved bas-relief wooden plaque was one of the first machine- made mass produced souvenirs. Made for the Centennial Celebration in 1876, this plaque shows "Memorial Hall", has a gold painted border and is still in its original pale teal green box.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group