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Object Name SPOON
Catalog Number 0985.10.00054
Description Silver spoon. "H. Wilson" is engraved on front on handle. "CANFIELD, BRO. & CO STERLING" on back of handle.
Dimensions L-6 inches
Owned John K. McIver
Owner Regiment 8th South Carolina Infantry
Made Canfield Brothers & Co. Baltimore, Maryland
Event Battle of Gettysburg
Provenance Spoon was used throughout the war by Capt. John K. McIver, 8th South Carolina Infantry, who was killed at Gettysburg, PA. It was picked up on the field and brought home.
People McIver, John K.
Search Terms Battle of Gettysburg
found on battlefield
Subjects Casualties, War
Dead persons
soldiers
War casualties