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Object Name Seal
Catalog Number 1939.460
Date 1777-1852
Material(s) Ivory; brass;
Dimensions H-3.375 W-1.5 D-1.5 inches
Description This seal has an ivory handle. The top of the handle is incised with five concentric circles. The shaft of the handle mirrors this design with three sets of incised lines. The end of the handle terminates in a round brass seal. The seal has a checkered design.
Notes The seal is said to have once belonged to Henry Clay.
Collection J.M. Betterton Collection
People Clay, Henry
Subjects Seals
Letters
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS