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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.

Dates

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

Conditions Governing Access

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Extent

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

Creator

Repository Details

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

Contact:
P.O. Box 26170
320 College Ave.
Greensboro NC 27402-6170 US
336-334-5246