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Wood and Brass Object, USS San Diego, #2010-75-26

A decorated brass button, two copper pennies dating 1915 and 1916, one button with an anchor on it, and a small piece of wood with a square brass fitting in the middle are mounted on a rectangular piece of wood.
Title: USS San Diego Wood and Brass Object, #2010-75-26
Caption: (From Left to Right) Brass Button, 1915 Penny, Button with Anchor, 1916 Penny, and a Wood Fragment with Brass Object from a WWI-era ship, USS San Diego (Armored Cruiser No. 6)
Description: These various personal effects, copper pennies, and composite artifact were recovered from a WWI-era armored cruiser, USS San Diego (Armored Cruiser No. 6).
Accession #: 2010-75-26
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Topic
  • Underwater Archaeology
Document Type
  • Artifact
Wars & Conflicts
  • World War I 1917-1918
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