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Bale seal

Bale seal
Title
Bale seal
Date 
1700-1850
Medium 
Lead
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 1/4 x 5/8 in. ( 3.2 x 1.6 cm )
Description 
Lead seal; stamped dolphin on front and number on back.
Object Number 
INV.6288.24
Marks 
stamped: back: "16"
Gallery Label 
According to an attached label, this fragment was found at Maspeth in Queens, New York City. The label gave a date of July, 1929, but did not say whether the object was found on that date, or donated to the Society on that date.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group