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Object Name Spur
Catalog Number 0985.13.00964a
Description Pair (one of two) brass spurs with half-round heel band, curved neck and horizontal 7-point rowels; stamped "Col. G. A. MARTIN CSA 1864"; slots in terminal ends of band for leather strap (missing).
Dimensions H-3.5 W-1.25 L-5 inches
Owned George A. Martin
Owner Regiment 20th Battalion Virginia Heavy Artillery, Co. B; 38th Virginia Infantry, Co. I, "St. Bride's Artillery"
Made Leech and Rigdon, CSA
Provenance Lt. Col. George Alexander Martin owned this pair of spurs and wore them during the war.

The spurs are related to the Henry Lever Action Repeating Rifle in (0985.13.80).
People Martin, George A.