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Object Name Ring, Finger
Catalog Number 0985.12.00031
Date ca. 1861-1865
Description The ring is carved from wood or gutta percha with a metal inlay, two hearts flanking a central flat portion into which is set a five-point star with five dots surrounding.
Dimensions D-0.25 Dia-0.75 inches
Owned Mr. Day
Made Mr. Day
Provenance Mr. Day carved this ring while a POW. He was a Texas Confederate soldier.
People Day, Mr.
Subjects POW's
Prisoners of war
jewelry