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Object Name SPOON
Catalog Number 0985.04.00037
Date 1863
Description The spoon is hand wrought of crude, blackened iron. It is marked "CSA 1863."
Material Metal/Iron
Dimensions L-9 inches
Owned J. T. Jobson [H. T. Jobson; J. T. Hobson]
Owner Regiment 9th Virginia Infantry, Co. G, "Portsmouth Rifles"
Made unidentified blacksmith, CSA
Provenance A blacksmith made the black iron spoon from a portion of a tire wheel. Capt. J. Tyler Jobson (J. T. Hobson) used it. (Note: The 1905 CMLS Catalogue lists the user as "Hobson," but the name is actually "Jobson".)
People Jobson, Joseph Tyler
unidentified man
Search Terms items made from other items
Subjects Blacksmiths