Plaque

Object Number: 
2002.1.396
Date: 
1852-1900
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
6 1/4 x 6 1/2 x 1/4 in.
Description: 
This heavy bronze-colored metal plaque has a relief in the center of men working around a furnace marked "135 Water St.", and an open safe. Around the rim are the words "S.C. Herring & Co.s/ Fire Proof Safe/ May 18th 1852./ 135, 137 & 139 Water St. And/ 251 Broadway Cor. Murry St. N.Y."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group