Overall: 1/2 x 1 1/4 in. ( 1.3 x 3.2 cm )
intaglio (inverted): on face of stamp: "VILLAGE OF ASTORIA" and "E PLURIBUS UNUM" (in banner that crosses eagle's neck)
stamped: on reverse: "BALE & SMITH / 96 FULTON ST / N. YORK"
Circular brass stamp with shield-breasted eagle above inscription, "VILLAGE OF ASTORIA," on obverse and threaded hole at center of reverse.
Gift of Herbert D. Halsey
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