Jaw bone

Date

1800-1899

GUSN

GUSN-25135

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

bone (material)
bone (material)
ivory (tooth component)
Bone
Vegetable Ivory
BONE, JAW

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Animal Artifact

Dimensions

2.375 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.198

Places

Massachusetts (United States)