Coffin Plate

Collection Type

  • Relics and souvenirs

GUSN

GUSN-45853

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

"Charles B. Richardson/ Died Aug 9th 1874/ Aged 1 yr. 7 mos. 26 ds" (Engraved on the face)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Ceremonial Artifacts; Funerary Objects

Credit Line

Gift of Herbert N. Nixon

Accession Number

1955.260