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Object Name Spur
Catalog Number 0985.13.00179b
Description Pair (one of two) steel spurs with shallow half-round heel bands and straight necks with 16-point rowels; leather instep straps with brass buckles and leather under straps attached to studs at terminal ends of heel band.
Dimensions H-1.5 W-3.5 inches
Owned Hunter Holmes McGuire
Owner Regiment "Stonewall Brigade" - Staff
Made Ordnance Dept, 2nd Corps, Army of Northern Virginia
Provenance Dr. Hunter H. McGuire wore this pair of spurs while a member of Lt. Gen. Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson's staff during the war. They were made in the Ordnance Department of the 2nd Corps, Army of Northern Virginia.
People McGuire, Hunter Holmes
Search Terms Surgeons
Subjects Medical personnel