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Sealing wax (fragments)

Object Number: 
INV.4699a-f
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Wax, bone
Dimensions: 
Fragment (largest piece): 8 3/4 x 1/2 in. (22.2 x 1.3 cm)
Description: 
One long stick of pink sealing wax with one broken end and (3) smaller fragments, found together with two smooth, cylindrical fragments of animal bone with diameter about the same as the stick of sealing wax.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group