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Object Name Crucifix
Catalog Number 0985.06.00039
Description This is a lead crucifix (or statue of Jesus Christ on a cross). The base is loose from the cross and the figure is secured with a wire/ cotton string.
Material Metal/Lead
Dimensions H-8.5 W-2.75 D-2.25 inches
Owned owner/user unknown
Event Battle of the Crater
Provenance This is a crucifix made of fragments of bullets and pieces of shell collected from the Crater.
Search Terms Battle of the Crater
Petersburg Campaign / Siege of Petersburg
Subjects Crucifixes
Religious art objects
Religious articles