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Stamp

Object Number: 
Z.1781
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Steel, wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/8 x 1 3/8 in. ( 10.5 x 3.5 cm )
Marks: 
in relief: on banner below shield: "PER MONTES"
Description: 
Circular steel stamp with intaglio image of shield surmounted by deer's head with antlers; wooden handle with bulbous grip.
Gallery Label: 
The image on this stamp is said to represent the arms of the Stuyvesant family.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group