Overall: 1/8 x 3 5/8 x 5 1/4 in. ( 0.3 x 9.2 x 13.3 cm )
Metal coffin plate with four sides, each curved in serpentine shape to point, with chased, beaded border, with engraved inscription reading "Sarah Smith Aged 25 Years 9 months + 23 days Died Dec 11th 1854"; four holes punched at each side of plate to fasten plate to surface.
Gift of Dr. Thomas O. Mabbott
engraved: on coffin plate: "Sarah Smith/Aged 25 Years/9 months + 23 days/Died Dec 11th 1854"
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