Skull and Bones ballot box

Came across this amazing human skull ballot box this evening. It was being auctioned by Christie’s auction house and was one the ballot box of yales skull and bones society! To zoom for details go here

A SKULL-AND-BONES BALLOT BOX

AMERICAN, 19TH CENTURY

“Together with a small black book listing member names inscribed Edward T. Owen. 1872. on one side and 322. on the other, along with approximately 50 photographs. The skull: approximately 7½ in. high, 17½ in. wide, 10 in. deep”

What an amazing artefact I would love to have this!

 

 

 

 

 

 

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