|Object Name||Ring, Finger|
Silver band with braided length of rope on its surface. Shield reads" May 7, 1890 LEE".
Mounted on a card with two other rings (.688a, b).
|Owned||Joseph E. Johnston|
|Event||Monument unveiling - Robert E. Lee, Richmond, VA, 1890|
|Provenance||Three rings made for members of the Johnston family. This ring (rope) is made from rope used to pull the Lee monument up Monument Avenue and was mounted for Joseph E. Johnston.|
Johnston, Joseph Eggleston
Lee, Robert E.
Monument - Robert E. Lee, Richmond, VA, 1890