Fragment of British frigate "Hussar"

Object Number: 
INV.833
Date: 
1800-1820
Medium: 
Wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/2 x 9 x 3 in. ( 3.8 x 22.9 x 7.6 cm )
Marks: 
written: on tag: "Fragment/ British Frigate/ 'Hussar'"; illeg. name
Description: 
Wood fragment; wormeaten; inscribed blue tag.
Gallery Label: 
According to the tag tied to the object, this fragment came from the British frigate "Hussar," which engaged in combat in the war of 1812.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group