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Object Name Link, Cuff
Catalog Number 0985.04.00055c
Date 1861-1865
Description Oval cuff button made from shell with a red initial "D". Pair with 0985.4.55b. One of a set of jewelry carved from gutta percha and mussel shell.
Dimensions H-0.25 W-0.5 L-0.75 inches
Owned unidentified Confederate POWs
Made unidentified Confederate POWs
Provenance Ornaments made by prisoners of war at Rock Island Prison.
People unidentified Confederate POWs
Search Terms Rock Island Prison, Illinois
Subjects POW's
Prisoners of war