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NH 64943 Urn of Captain Oliver Hazard Perry, USN.

Urn of Captain Oliver Hazard Perry, USN.
Title: Urn of Captain Oliver Hazard Perry, USN.
Caption: Silver urn made by silversmiths Thomas Fletcher and Sidney Gardiner of Philadelphia between 1813 and 1815. The engraving reads: "His fellow citizens of New Port to Oliver H. Perry. A memorial of their sense of his signal merits in achieving the Victory of the 10th September 1813, on Lake Erie." The urn is in the collections of the U.S. Naval Academy.
Description:
Catalog #: NH 64943
Copyright Owner: Naval History and Heritage Command
Original Creator:
After this Year: 1810
Before this Year: 1819
Original Medium: BW Photo, Original
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