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Object Name Spur
Catalog Number 0985.13.00937
Description Single steel spur with flat heel band and curved neck with 16-point rowel; leather strap with iron buckle passes through slots in terminal ends attached to heel band with brass mess.
Dimensions H-1.25 W-3 L-4.5 inches
Owned J. Prosser Harrison
Provenance [Possibly wrong attribution.] Spur worn by Dr. J. Prosser Harrison, Assistant Surgeon on staff and Chimborazo Hospital, Richmond, Virginia, during the war.
People Harrison, Jacob Prosser
Search Terms Chimborazo Hospital
Richmond hospitals
Richmond, Virginia
surgeons
Subjects hospitals
Medical personnel