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Print, Shot Tower, Baltimore, MD

This is a Print. It is dated ca. 1930–40 and we acquired it in 1955. Its medium is drypoint in black ink on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by William Franklin Mitchell.

Its dimensions are

Platemark: 14.2 × 11 cm (5 9/16 × 4 5/16 in.)

It is signed

Signed in graphite, lower right: Don Swann

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: 167/200; lower right, on mount: The "Shot Tower" of Revolutionary War-Times, Baltimore, MD USA

Cite this object as

Print, Shot Tower, Baltimore, MD; drypoint in black ink on paper; Platemark: 14.2 × 11 cm (5 9/16 × 4 5/16 in.); 1955-111-175

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