Antique round paperweight advertising Maryland Casualty Company. This paperweight is about 2.5 inches in diameter and .5 inches deep. On one side of the paperweight shows a shield and around the edges of the shield reads “Liability Insurance, Elevator Insurance, Health Insurance….plate glass… boiler…sprinkler…leakage”around this reads “Fidelity…and…Surety bonding… accident….workman’s compensation…burglary”, and then in the final outer band Maryland Casualty Company.
On reverse side shows a gold cross separating four areas in the center in which one shows a pattern, one section reads “Fire Insurance”,in tne section “MCMXVII”, and in the last section”INC-A.D. “ Around the edge in a gold ring reads “Maryland Assurance Corporation..Baltimore”.
Overall the one side is in very good condition showing age darkening and a fair amount of wear. On the opposite side the clear coating has begun splititng and there is a lot of age darkening and splotching caused by moisture.