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B2487 Relics, from wreck of sailing ship 'Dunbar', ceramic / porcelain / terracotta / glass / metal, various makers, various places of production, c. 1850, collected from Sydney Heads, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1857. Click to enlarge.

Relics from the shipwreck of the 'Dunbar' off Sydney Heads

Made
  • c. 1850
Relics, Dunbar, shards of ceramics, glass and metal from the wreck of the Dunbar off Sydney Heads. The Dunbar went down near The Gap at the entrance to Port Jackson in 1857.

Summary

Object No.

B2487

Object Statement

Relics, from wreck of sailing ship 'Dunbar', ceramic / porcelain / terracotta / glass / metal, various makers, various places of production, c. 1850, collected from Sydney Heads, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1857

Physical Description

Relics, Dunbar, shards of ceramics, glass and metal from the wreck of the Dunbar off Sydney Heads. The Dunbar went down near The Gap at the entrance to Port Jackson in 1857.

Production

Made

  • c. 1850

Source

Credit Line

Gift of Rick Latimer, 1983

Acquisition Date

27 March 1983

Cite this Object

Harvard

Relics from the shipwreck of the 'Dunbar' off Sydney Heads 2022, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 27 September 2022, <https://ma.as/212398>

Wikipedia

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