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Helen Keller Artifact Collection

Detailed Description of the Collection

Series 8: Artifacts

Artifacts in the Helen Keller Archival Collection.

Bully Box 21

Medal from Unknown, Order Southern Cross. 3 3/4" x 2 3/4" (bow width), Brazil. 11/03/1953. Artifact # 22

Item Date:  11/03/1953
Artifact item type:  Medal
Artifact number:  22
Provenance:  Unknown
Main description:  Order Southern Cross
Country of origin:  Brazil
Year of acquisition by Helen Keller:  11/03/1953
Person to first name:  Helen
Person to middle initial:  A
Person to last name:  Keller
Person to affiliation:  American Foundation for the Blind
Additional details:  Green, white and blue enamel? Textile bow at top
Size (inches):  3 3/4" x 2 3/4" (bow width)
Object text:  "Republica Estados Unidos Brasil"
AFB acquisition date:  12/31/1968
Designation:  A

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