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Object Name Spoon, Folding
Catalog Number 0985.13.00929
Date May 17, 1864 - June 9, 1865
Description Combination / folding spoon, fork, and knife: wood and steel handle with a folding two-tine fork, silver alloy spoon, and knife blade.
Dimensions L-8 inches
Owned Thomas Bates Anderson
Owner Regiment 40th Battalion Virginia Cavalry, Co. F
42nd Battalion Virginia Cavalry, Co. F
24th Virginia Cavalry, Co. F
Provenance 1st Lt. Thomas Bates Anderson used this combination knife, fork and spoon during the 18 months he was a prisoner of war at Fort Delaware Military Prison during the war.
People Anderson, Thomas Bates
Search Terms Fort Delaware
Subjects POW's
Prisoners of war