Wax Impression of the Seal of George Washington
Wax, cardboard, paper, cloth tape
Overall (seal impression): 1 3/8 x 1 1/2 x 1/8 in. (3.5 x 3.8 x 0.3 cm)
Mat: 6 3/4 x 7 3/8 in. ( 17.1 x 18.7 cm )
Oval seal impression in red wax with shield surmounted by bird, said to be the seal of George Washington; hinged mat with circular window in front leaf, through which seal impression is visible.
Gift of S. A. Washington
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.