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Object Name CHAIN
Catalog Number 0985.13.00030
Description Carved beef bone necklace with ten partitions interlocked with steel rings. The partitions have small dice patterns in red and black etched into them. Large steel hook remains on the end.
Dimensions L-10.75 inches
Owned Luther Ball Swann
Owner Regiment 23rd Virginia Cavalry, Co. G
Made unidentified Confederate POW
Provenance Carved by a fellow prisoner of war and given to Luther Ball Swann, the grandfather of the donor, when a prisoner of war at Camp Chase, Ohio.
People Swann, Luther Ball
Search Terms Camp Chase, Ohio
Subjects POW's
prisoners
Prisoners of war
Prison facilities