Overall: 5 1/4 x 13 7/8 x 3/8 in. ( 13.3 x 35.2 x 1 cm )
Rectangular cast brass plaque with mounting holes in each corner.
Purchase, James B. Wilbur Fund
cast: on sign: "Christiana/Delamater Iron WORKS/NEW YORK 1887/PINE STEEL & Iron Workers PA./IRON. 389 inch 53023 T.S."
According to accession records, this boiler plate is from the steamer "Christiana," built in 1887.
The George W. Murdock Collection of Steamboat Artifacts
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.