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19th Century Captain William Morgan Memorial

19 x 15.5 pica ( 3 1/8 x 2 1/8 inch )

Very old block with original movable type still in place. A large memorial with Skull and Crossbones. Text reads: In Memory of WM Morgan, Who was MURDERED by MASONS Sept. 1826. Heavy metal alloy face mounted on hardwood printers block.

Foundry Marking: None

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