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Wood fragments from U.S. Frigate Alliance

Object Number: 
2008.42.391
Date: 
1778
Medium: 
Wood, paper, string
Dimensions: 
Overall: 83.5 x 42.6mm (8.4 x 4.3 cm)
Description: 
Three wood fragments; according to their accompanying wrapping, these are from the U.S Frigate Allliance, commanded by Commodore John Barry, U.S.N., in 1778.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group