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Object Name Spur
Catalog Number 0985.11.00070
Description Single brass, half-mounted spur with shallow half-round heel band decorated with engraved floral designs; swan neck with 20-point rowel; single leather strap with iron buckle attached to studs at terminal ends of heel band with lower half passing through slots below studs.
Dimensions H-2 W-4 L-6 inches
Owned Robert Gordon Rothrock (possible); Watson Meredith Gentry (possible)
Owner Regiment 5th Tennessee Infantry
53rd Tennesse Infantry
50th Tennessee Infantry
Provenance Spur possibly belonging to either Dr. Robert Gordon Rothrock or Dr. Watson Meredith Gentry.
People Rothrock, Robert Gordon (tentative)
Gentry, Watson Meredith (tentative)
Subjects Medical personnel