George Ludwig Christian Scriba (1753-1836)
Plaster, wood, and painted glass
Overall: 4 5/8 x 3 3/4 x 5/8 in. ( 11.7 x 9.5 x 1.6 cm )
Gift of Mr. A. M. Scribe
copper nameplate: on front: "GEORGE SCRIBE"
typed label: "GEO. SCRIBE - 1789/Born at Vohl Germany, 27th April 1753. Died at Constantia, Oswego County, New York,/14th August 1836./Aged 84 years. Merchant in New York./Member Chamber of Commerce, 1786./United Staes marine Society. 1786./Society library, 1790"
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