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Object Name DIPPER
Catalog Number 0985.13.00017
Description The dipper consists of a turned baluster pine handle iwth a steel of tin collar around the portion nearest the dipper bowl. The dipper bowl is a gourd, ornately carved with a design of a basket of roses, shield, and a crest. The initials "A. L." are carved into the crest of bowl.
Dimensions L-14 inches
Owned Agnes Lee
Made unidentified Confederate POW
Provenance An unknown Confederate POW carved this dipper from a coconut gourd and presented it to Miss Agnes Lee.
People Lee, Agnes
Lee, Eleanor Agnes (Wig)
unidentified Confederate POW
Subjects POW's
Prisoners of war
gifts