Coffin Plate

Collection Type

  • Relics and souvenirs

GUSN

GUSN-45838

Description

A rectangular metal coffin plate with a beaded border.

Details

Descriptive Terms

coffin plates
silver (metal)
Plate, Coffin
Plate, Coffin

Inscription

"Robert Henry Cahill/ Sept 27th 1909/ 8 years, 9 months, 11 days" (Engraved on the face of the plate)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Ceremonial Artifacts; Funerary Objects

Credit Line

Gift of Herbert N. Nixon

Accession Number

1955.245