Part of a necklace made of gutta-percha round links. It is part of six pieces broken apart. This piece is a section of rounded links.
|Dimensions||W-0.25 L-3.5 inches|
|Owned||Fitzhugh Carter; Alice Leigh|
|Made||unidentified Confederate POWs|
|Provenance||The necklace was made from buttons by Confederate POWs and was sold at a Confederate bazaar in Liverpool, England. Capt. Fitzhugh Carter of the Confederate States Navy purchased it and then gave it to Miss Alice Leigh of New York (formerly of Richmond, VA).|
Liverpool, England, Great Britain
Southern Prisoners' Relief Fund (tentative)
Prisoners of war