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Object Name Ring, Finger
Catalog Number 0985.13.01337d
Date 1861-1865
Description Gutta-percha ring with silver inlay on the sides in the design of a leaf and on top as a rectangle with the initials "M.M.C." The inlays are on top of a carving of a larger leaf. One of four rings.
Dimensions D-0.25 Dia-0.75 inches
Owned Mary M. Carne (tentative)
Made unidentified Confederate POW
Provenance Made by prisoners at Point Lookout. Two rings (.1337d and .1337b) have the initials of the lender, Mary M. Carne, and are believed to have been made for and presented to her.
People unidentified Confederate POW
Carne, Mary M.
Search Terms Point Lookout Military Prison, Maryland
Subjects POW's
Prisoners of war
jewelry