|Description||Wooden handle and gold nib with pen case (see 0985.13.325a). Engraved on the top side of the point: "JOHN / FOLEY'S / BANK / PEN / NEW YORK / 1865 / NO. 10".|
|Dimensions||H-7.5 W-5 L-1.25 inches|
|Owned||Robert E. Lee|
|Made||John Foley's Bank Pen of New York|
|Event||Surrender at Appomattox, Virginia, April 9, 1865|
|Provenance||This pen was used by General Robert E. Lee to sign the surrender of Confederate forces, April 9, 1865, at Appomattox Court House.|
Lee, Robert E.
Surrender at Appomattox, Virginia, April 9, 1865