Overall: 3 x 12 x 3 3/4 in. ( 7.6 x 30.5 x 9.5 cm )
engraved: in brass plaque: "U.S.S. GRANITE STATE"
Typed: on paper label affixed to back of wood block: "U.S.S. GRANITE STATE/[Keel?] laid Portsmouth, N.H., Navy Yard 1819; known as the Alabama until 1863, when she was named the/ NEW HAMPSHIRE/ Launched
Iron spike mounted on wooden block and labeled with brass plaque reading "GRANITE STATE".
Gift of Admiral W.B. Franklin
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