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Object Name Engraving plate
Catalog Number 0985.07.00001, a
Description Copper printer's plate with "Jefferson Davis" in reverse in long hand script. The plate is enclosed in a paper wrapper labeled "no. 44". Cards (1a) are included in the wrapper.
Dimensions H-1.625 W-3.187 inches
Owned Jefferson Davis
Provenance Plate used to print calling cards of Jefferson Davis.

"Jefferson Davis's card-plate." (1905 catalog)
People Davis, Jefferson