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Blue and Red Velvet Box with Plaque (for Type 4 Pottery Grenade)

 Item — artifact_box: 1
Identifier: WV 0579- Series 9- Item Item 2

Scope and Contents

A blue and red velvet box with a plaque containing explanatory text regarding the Type 4 Pottery Grenade given to Benson by officials at Sasebo, Japan. Benson was stationed there during 1994 to 1996. The grenade itself is from WWII era while theplaque's date is unknown.


  • 1961 - 2015
  • Other: Majority of material found within 1993 - 2002

Conditions Governing Access

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From the Collection: 15.40 Linear Feet (4 Gray Boxes, 4 Textile Boxes, 2 Record Center Boxes, and 2 Artifact Boxes.)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English


Repository Details

Part of the Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives Repository

P.O. Box 26170
320 College Ave.
Greensboro NC 27402-6170 US