Tags

Add your own tags:
Separate multiple tags using a comma

Escutcheon - Metal, Hand-Cut, 1837-1901 Archaeology Reg. No: HA 113

Description:
One small, flat copper alloy item. The shape is a little irregular and appears to have been hand-cut. It seems to have an attachment point at the top. Shape is reminiscent of a key-hole escutcheon. Has a crown, 'VR' and 'Patent' engraved on the upper surface. Probably manufactured between 1837 and 1901.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Godden Mackay Logan Heritage Consultants, 2009
Discipline: Archaeology - Historical
Dimensions: 48.7 mm (Length)

More information

Tagged with: world heritage, royal exhibition building, archaeology
Themes this item is part of: World Heritage, World Futures, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Royal Exhibition Building Western Forecourt Collection
Primary Classification: HISTORICAL ARCHAEOLOGY
Secondary Classification: Unidentified
Tertiary Classification: unidentified
Activity: Unidentified
Specific Activity: Unidentified
Trench Unit Number: G12/8/018
Manufacturer: 1837-1901

Add your comment

  • Museum Victoria does not provide valuations, for more information please visit the valuation infosheet
  • Please note that Museum Victoria staff will not normally respond to comments posted on our website.
Yes No