Baton

Title:
Baton
Date: 
ca. 1861-1923
Medium: 
Wood, brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 13 1/2 x 1 1/4 in. ( 34.3 x 3.2 cm )
Description: 
Turned wooden baton with engraved brass plaque "MARY POWELL" near handle.
Credit Line: 
Purchase, James B. Wilbur Fund
Object Number: 
1941.884
Marks: 
engraved: on brass plaque: "MARY POWELL"
Gallery Label: 
This baton is from the steamboat the 'Mary Powell' (1861-1923).
Provenance: 
The George W. Murdock Collection of Steamboat Artifacts
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group