Wood fragment from the steamship "Columbia"

Wood fragment from the steamship "Columbia"
Title
Wood fragment from the steamship "Columbia"
Date 
ca. 1881
Medium 
Wood, paint
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 x 4 x 2 3/4 in. ( 2.5 x 10.2 x 7 cm )
Description 
Fragment of wood with white paint on one side.
Credit Line 
Purchase
Object Number 
1941.853
Gallery Label 
According to the accession records, this fragment came from the steamship "Columbia" ex "Perseus," which was built in 1881 by the Iron Steamboat Co.
Provenance 
The George W. Murdock Collection of Steamboat Artifacts
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group