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Object Name BUTTON
Catalog Number FIC2009.05403d
Description Ornament carved out of shell to be a dove with black eyes.

Dimensions W-1.25 L-1.375 D-0.4 inches
Owned James V. Welsh (possible)
Made possibly James V. Welsh
Provenance May have been made by prisoner of war James V. Welsh of South Carolina, the maker of 0985.10.34 (button with painted flowers), as these pieces are all very similar to this. Welsh was imprisoned at Rock Island, Illinois.
People Welsh, James V. (tentative)
Subjects POW's
Prisoners of war