Shield-Form Builder's Plates

American, late 19th-early 20th century. Two shield-form builder's plates, including one brass plate that reads Built by The Montague Iron Works Co. / Successors to Wilson & Hendrie / 1895 / Montague, Mich., and one cast iron plate that reads Heine Water-Tube Boiler /  Manufactured by Heine Safety Boiler Co. / St. Louis Missouri / Shops / St. Louis, MO., & Phoenixville, PA.; Montague plate (larger) ht. 14, wd. 13.75 in. 

Provenance:From the Meakin Maritime Collection


Montague plate has some corrosion around lettering and Heine plate is also slightly corroded and rusty. 

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Estimate: $100 - $200
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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