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Stamp in case

Object Number: 
1941.1063a-c
Date: 
1860-1920
Medium: 
Brass, wood
Dimensions: 
Overall (a, stamp): 1/2 in. × 1 1/2 in. (1.3 × 3.8 cm) Overall (b and c, case): 7/8 in. × 2 in. (2.2 × 5.1 cm)
Marks: 
In circular border: "HUDSON RIVER STEAM BOAT COMPANY"
Description: 
Circular brass stamp with intaglio image of a steam boat at center and inverted inscription surrounding edge; in cylindrical wooden case with carved decoration on lid.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Marjorie R. Reynolds
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group