Plaque mounted on board: Declaration Of Independence

Object Number: 
INV.14352
Date: 
1976
Medium: 
Brass, wood, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 41 x 33 x 1 1/4 in. ( 104.1 x 83.8 x 3.2 cm )
Marks: 
black-painted intaglio: obverse of plaque: "IN CONGRESS, JULY 4, 1776. / The unaminous Declarationof the thirteen united States of America, / [etc.]"
Description: 
Rectangular brass plaque with facsimile of the Declaration of Independence in black-painted intaglio lettering, probably produced for the Bicentennial; mounted in black-painted wooden frame with border of thirteen brass stars; small rectangular brass plaque without inscription affixed to lower front of frame; heavy metal bar attached to back for hanging.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group