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Coffin Plate

1955.260 (RS246542)

Description

A circular metal coffin plate with a scroll and foliate border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"Charles B. Richardson/ Died Aug 9th 1874/ Aged 1 yr. 7 mos. 26 ds" (Engraved on the face)
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Ceremonial Artifacts; Funerary Objects
Descriptive terms
coffin plates
Plate, Coffin
Silver
silver (metal)
Accession Number
1955.260
Credit Line
Gift of Herbert N. Nixon
GUSN
45853

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