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Jaw bone

Description

Semi-circular form, consisting of the jaw bone w/ at least 5 teeth intact. Several teeth have become permanently attached together.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1899
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
bone (material)
ivory (tooth component)
Object type
Animal Artifact
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Bone
bone (material)
BONE, JAW
ivory (tooth component)
Vegetable Ivory
Dimensions
2.375 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.198
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25135

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