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2006.44.1403 (RS110288)

Description

Carved ivory double hinged box with the death of Admiral Nelson carved in the interior.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
Nelson / WR/X (Affixed inside of the box)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
ivory (tooth component)
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
Box
boxes (containers)
ivory (tooth component)
People and organizations
Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805
Dimensions
1 3/4 x 2 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1403
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
171148

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