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Unidentified mother of pearl backing or lid

Unidentified mother of pearl backing or lid
Title
Unidentified mother of pearl backing or lid
Date 
1850-1940
Medium 
Mother of pearl, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 1/8 x 3 x 2 3/8 in. ( 0.3 x 7.6 x 6 cm )
Description 
Unidentified rectangular mother of pearl lid-shaped object with sheet metal trim.
Credit Line 
Gift of Herbert D. Halsey
Object Number 
Z.914
Gallery Label 
According to a note written on the paper wrapper in which this and other objects were found, it is a relic collected by Herbert D. Halsey, and was donated in 1941.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group