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Object Name Spur
Catalog Number 0985.02.00092
Description Single brass spur with 12-point rowel; buckled leather strap passes through slots in terminal ends of heel band; engraved: "R. C. MAY Co. D. JDL. C.S.A."
Dimensions H-1 W-3 L-4 inches
Owned Robert Chapman May
Owner Regiment 2nd Bn. Mississippi Cavalry, Co. D (Jeff Davis Legion)
Provenance A spur worn by Robert Chapman May of Sumpter County, Alabama while in service as a private in Company D, Jefferson Davis Legion, C.S.A.
People May, Robert Chapman