Gavel made from tree planted by Alexander Hamilton
Overall: 12 x 4 3/8 x 2 1/2 in. ( 30.5 x 11.1 x 6.4 cm )
Wooden gavel with oval silver commemorative label on top of the head; the head has two narrow bands of ribbing, the bottom half of the handle is ribbed down to the circular end.
Gift of Hon. George B. McClellan
engraved: on top of head: "This gavel / is made from / one of the thirteen / trees planted by / Alexander Hamilton / at Hamiltons Grange / Commemorating / the thirteen / states of the / Union"
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