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Scepter
Scepter
Date:
mid 19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silver, Copper, And Wood
Dimensions:
20 x 1 7/8 in. (50.8 x 4.8 cm) inches diameter
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Spanish Colonial
Accession Number:
1999.124.29
Acquisition Date:
1999-10-14
Credit Line:

Bequest of Elaine Henderson

wood staff overlayed with copper foil overlayed with silver. silver incised and engraved in floral pattern. Spanish Charles IV 8 real coin dated 1808 attached at top by small chain.

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