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Coffin Plate

1955.245 (RS246544)

Description

A rectangular metal coffin plate with a beaded border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"Robert Henry Cahill/ Sept 27th 1909/ 8 years, 9 months, 11 days" (Engraved on the face of the plate)
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Ceremonial Artifacts; Funerary Objects
Descriptive terms
coffin plates
Plate, Coffin
silver (metal)
Accession Number
1955.245
Credit Line
Gift of Herbert N. Nixon
GUSN
45838

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