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Object Name: Metal plate from ship Thetis
Date: 1850-1918
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Medium: Metal, paper, string
Dimensions: Overall: 2 3/4 × 2 15/16 in. (70.1 × 74.2mm)
Description: Rectangular metal plat with screwholes at each corner and two central openings, inscribed "A. GROUP/ CHIEF ENGRS./ CABIN". Affixed by string is card engraved "Philip Marshall Brown" and handwritten in ink on other side" From H.B.M.S.S./ THETIS/ sunk in canal at/ Zeebrugge, April, 1918".
Credit Line: Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Object Number: 2008.42.406
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Wrapper with items notes that it was given by Philip Marshall Brown to Col. James Barnes [President of the Naval History Society], who donated it to the Society in 1933.