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Object Name: Stamp
Date: 1775-1850
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Medium: Bone, iron
Dimensions: Overall: 4 x 1 3/4 in. ( 10.2 x 4.4 cm )
Description: Oval iron stamp with carved bone handle; intertwined initials "BD" in intaglio; handle with spherical knob with flat top.
Credit Line: Gift of Samuel V. Hoffmann, 1907
Object Number: INV.4853a
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Marks: intaglio (inverted): on stamp face: "BD" handwritten in ink: on obverse of INV.4853b (card with related seal impression): "April 3/07 / Capt Benj Davies / Letter Seal of / Capt Benj. Davies" handwritten in pencil: on reverse of INV.4853c (card with related seal impression): "S. V. HOFFMAN / APR. 3, 1907"