Round wooden box containing bone ashes

Made:
1790-1819 in United Kingdom
maker:
James Watt

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Group of objects from Watt Workshop. Box of window glass, prepared (1924-792/953), centre back; Box of Strap Emery
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Group of objects from Watt Workshop. Box of window glass, prepared (1924-792/953), centre back; Box of Bone Ashes
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Round wooden box containing bone ashes, James Watt, United Kingdom, 1790-1819.

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Details

Category:
James Watt's Garret Workshop
Object Number:
1924-792/1052
Materials:
ashes and wood (unidentified)
type:
ash
credit:
Major J.M. Gibson-Watt

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