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Object Name PLATE, FLAGSTAFF
Catalog Number 0985.07.00191
Description Curved silver plate with irregular edge. Inscribed with the following in a script, "Presented by friends to the 19th Mississippi Regiment June 1861--God watches over the Patriot."
Dimensions H-3.75 W-2 inches
Owned owner/user unknown
Owner Regiment 19th Mississippi Regiment
Provenance Flag staff plate presented to the 19th Mississippi Regiment in June 1861. Lost in some engagement in Virginia and offered for sale as old silver.
Subjects Sales, Secondhand