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Object Name: Seal impression
Date: 1880-1907
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Medium: Wax, cardboard
Dimensions: Overall: 3 1/8 x 1 1/2 x 1/8 in. ( 7.9 x 3.8 x 0.3 cm )
Place made: North America, United States
Description: Oval seal impression in red wax with initials "BD" affixed to thin, rectangular piece of white cardboard; inscriptions handwritten in ink on obverse.
Credit Line: Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman, 1907
Object Number: INV.4853b
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Marks: handwritten in ink: on obverse: "April 3/07 / Capt Benj Davies / Letter Seal of / Capt Benj. Davies" handwritten in pencil: on reverse of INV.4853c (card with similar seal impression): "S. V. HOFFMAN / APR. 3, 1907"