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Coffin Plate

Description

A rectangular metal coffin plate.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"Mary Ann Fairbanks/ Died Oct. 7th 1857/ Aged 31 yrs 3 mos" (Engraved on the face)
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Ceremonial Artifacts; Funerary Objects
Descriptive terms
coffin plates
Plate, Coffin
silver (metal)
Accession Number
1955.248
Credit Line
Gift of Herbert N. Nixon
GUSN
45841

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