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Object Name: Printing plate in envelope
Date: 1867-1893
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Medium: Brass, paper
Dimensions: Overall: 2 5/8 x 4 5/8 x 1/8 in. ( 6.7 x 11.7 x 0.3 cm )
Place made: North America, United States
Description: Rectangular brass printing plate for calling card belonging to Colonel Matthew R. Kintzing; in maker's paper envelope.
Credit Line: Bequest of Miss Mary E. Kintzing, 1956
Object Number: Z.3034ab
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Marks: engraved (in reverse): on obverse of plate: "Colonel M. R. Kintzing / U.S. Marine Corps" printed: on obverse of envelope: "Frederick Loeser & Co. / Brooklyn, N. Y. / WEDDING, / RECEPTION & / VISITING CARDS. / FRENCH & ENGLISH NOVELTIES / in / Stationery, / Arms, Crests, Monograms &c. Engraved / ON METAL OR STONE."