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Title: Metal tag

Accession Number: 2005.34.362
Category: CLOTHING & ACCESSORIES
Type: Tag
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Materials: silver
Description: Tag; Metal tag; from the collection of Captain Richard C. Mears (1829-1899); small silver tag, rectangular in shape with hole at top that could have been used to attach it to another object is now separated and broken; engraved on front are the letters "E A V V" in an art deco font; the back of the tag has an engraved pattern to create a border; most likely belonged to Edward Alfred Van Valkenburgh (son of Nellie G. Mears and Joseph Dwight Van Valkenburgh).

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