Ref NoGUA/12/1/3
TitleManchester Guardian and Evening News Limited company seal
Date1900-1920s
Number_Of_Objects1
MakerWaterlow & Sons
Object_Production_PlaceLondon, UK
Brief_DescriptionCast iron paper embossing seal press used between c1924-1960s. The embossing seal press was made by Waterlow & Sons, who were well known for printing postage stamps and money. This would have been used to mark all company contracts, deeds and share certificates, which would not have been valid without its mark.
Dimensionsh165mm x w 110mm x d 338mm
ColourBlack; Gold; Brass
MaterialsCast iron; Brass; Wood; Laquer
Access StatusOpen(part)
Access ConditionsResearcher access to objects is at the discretion of the archivists, and dependant on condition and current location.
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Inscriptions and marksMakers tag to the rear of the press: "WATERLOW & SONS LTD; LONDON; MANUFACTURERS"
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