Rivet

2013/018

Gilded rivet from the Forth Bridge

SKU: 2013/018 Categories: ,

Description

Gilded rivet from the Forth Bridge encased in a clear plastic cuboid. It is No 685 of strictly limited issue. It bears the inscription “FORTH BRIDGE / Constructed 1883-1890 / This is rivet 685 of a strictly limited first issue presentation / D G McBeth (signed) / Chairman, Forth Bridges Visitors Centre, Scotland / April 1986”

Additional information

Acquisition Number

2013/018

Item Type

Short Description

Gilded rivet

Manufactured by

Date of Manufacture

c. 1888

Sub-items

None

Supporting Items

None

Makers Number

None

Marks

"FORTH BRIDGE / Constructed 1883-1890 / This is rivet 685 of a strictly limited first issue presentation / D G McBeth (signed) / Chairman, Forth Bridges Visitors Centre, Scotland / April 1986"

Dimensions (mm)

130 x 60 x 60

Donor

Date Donated

April 2013

Materials

Iron and plastic

Condition

Good

Display Location