Brass tobaco tamper
"21" (stamped on verso) ["? A stamp-metal" (accompanying note)]
The M.H. Spielmann Collection; given to the Garrick Club by Lincoln Kirstein, 1983
Ashton (with the help of Gertrud Seidmann), "The M H Spielmann Collection of Shakespeare Portraits." c.1982. Unpublished manuscript in the Garrick Club Library, Garrick Club Box 4, No.8
A brass stamp showing a bust of Shakespeare looking to right. The verso is smooth; the bust and tamper have been cast seperately.