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Catalog Number C13.511
Title Portsmouth Athenaeum Stamp
Object Name Stamp, Marking
Description A Portsmouth Athenaeum ink stamp. Shiny black handle with metal stamping mechanism. Top of stamp reads, "Champion Self Inker", with labyrinth pattern. Stamp reads, "Portsmouth Athenaeum/Incorporated 1817" in an oval.
Date Circa 1910
Year Range from 1890
Year Range to 1920
Dimensions H-7 W-3 D-2 inches
Material Metal
Place of Origin USA
Provenance Used for stamping books at the Portsmouth Athenaeum/
Search Terms Portsmouth Athenaeum
Subjects Books
Library materials
Stamps