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Object Name Pouch, Tobacco
Catalog Number 0985.00.00096
Description This black silk pouch with blue silk fringe and tassels was used to hold tobacco. The pouch closes with a drawstring cord and there are triangular pieces of silk trimmed in the fringe on each side.
Dimensions W-5.5 L-4.25 inches
Owned Henry DeLamar Clayton
Owner Regiment 1st Alabama Infantry
39th Alabama Infantry
Provenance Maj. Gen. Henry DeLamar Clayton used this tobacco pouch during the war.
People Clayton, Henry DeLamar
Search Terms Battle of Chickamauga