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Object Name SHAWL
Catalog Number 0985.06.00093
Description The shawl is made of wool and cotton in a loose weave in predominately green and off-white colors with a border of blue, red, and white lines. The shawl has fringe along the outer edges.
Dimensions W-54 L-122 inches
Owned Walter W. Gosden
Owner Regiment 1st Maryland Infantry, Co. G
43rd Battalion Virginia Cavalry, Co. H, Mosby's Command
Provenance "The blanket shawl 'enlisted' at Harper's Ferry on May 20, 1861 and was 'paroled' on June 9, 1865 by Walter W. Gosden."
People Gosden, Walter W.