Coffin Plate

Collection Type

  • Relics and souvenirs

GUSN

GUSN-45848

Description

A scalloped circular metal coffin plate.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

"Hannah Holbrook, DIED Oct. 3rd 1864/ Aged 44 Yrs, 7 Mo. 22ds." (Engraved on the face)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Ceremonial Artifacts; Funerary Objects

Credit Line

Gift of Herbert N. Nixon

Accession Number

1955.255