Harry Serro (1845-1855) and Emily Cecilia Serro (1861-1862)

Conservation Assessment

Name(s): Harry Serro (1845-1855) and Emily Cecilia Serro (1861-1862)
Inscription:

In
memory of
Harry H
infant son of

Robert & Anna Serro
Died April 29th 1855

aged 10 months 3 weeks
and 1 day.

Also
Emily Cecilia
only daughter of

Robert & Anna Serro
Died March 20th 1862
aged 9 months

Type of Marker: Headstone
Date of Marker (estimate): Mid 19th century
Material: Marble
Issues: Biogrowth, blistering, sugaring
Comments: need to locate its rightful place
Recommended Treatment: Cleaning w/biocide, consolidation, fill cracks/blisters

Evaluation
Historic Integrity: Compromised
Structural Integrity: Good
Material Integrity: Good
Legible Inscription: Fair

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 416
Ledger Book: Page 28, Number 175
Cemetery Section: 8
Marker Height/Length (in): 27
Marker Width (in): 12
Marker Thickness/Depth (in): 3.5

Written by Amy Grant

Amy Grant is a graphic designer and web developer. She is the founder of the Southwark Historical Society, a volunteer based group that studies the Southwark Historical District located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.