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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
Blacksmithing
Wheels
Wagons