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SEAL FROM NECESSAIRE

Made by: Jos. SauerWein & Company (Retailer)

Currently in storage


About this object

The compartment at the right has one large and three small sections, the former having a boule cover, is empty. The three small compartment were for the sandbox, an inkwell, a silver seal and an ivory jar. The seal has a wooden handle with the boule design. It attached to the silver seal which is channelled on the sides. The bottom is cut.

Object name:
SEAL FROM NECESSAIRE
Made from:
Wood -- silver
Made in:
Austria
Date made:
1845

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
34.21.26
Class:
WOOD
Signature marks:
MONOGRAM on bottom: nine pointed crown over ABE in Gothic script
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973