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Coffin Plate

1955.244 (RS246546)

Description

A rectangular metal coffin plate with a floral chain border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"Clara E. Cahill/ Died July 19, 1894/ Aged 1 year, 3 mos" (Engraved on the face)
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Ceremonial Artifacts; Funerary Objects
Descriptive terms
coffin plates
Plate, Coffin
Silver
silver (metal)
Accession Number
1955.244
Credit Line
Gift of Herbert N. Nixon
GUSN
45837

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