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Wood fragment from the "Merrimac" w/document

Wood fragment from the "Merrimac" w/document
Title
Wood fragment from the "Merrimac" w/document
Date 
ca. 1862
Medium 
Wood, paper, string
Dimensions 
Overall: 1/4 x 10 1/4 x 1 in. ( 0.6 x 26 x 2.5 cm )
Description 
Wood fragment with paper note attached with red string.
Object Number 
INV.835
Marks 
written: in ink on note: "Piece of the/ Merrimac"
Gallery Label 
According to the attached note, this fragment is part of the "Merrimac."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group