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Object Name Carving
Catalog Number 0985.13.00809dd
Date 1861-1865
Description Carving: Made in the shape of an acorn with textured cap and small branch. Possibly made of gutta-percha
Material Gutta-percha
Dimensions H-0.523 W-0.375 L-0.625 inches
Owned James T. C. Hundley
Owner Regiment 34th Virginia Infantry, Co. K
Made Pvt. James T. C. Hundley
Provenance The box and its contents belonged to Mr. Hundley while a prisoner of war in Elmira Prison, N.Y. Mr. Hundley was of Co. K, 34th Virginia Infantry.
People Hundley, James T. C.
Search Terms Elmira Prison, New York
Union prisons
Subjects POW's
Prisoners of war
Prison facilities