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Object Name Spur
Catalog Number 0985.13.00970b
Description Pair (one of two) brass spurs, half-mounted with floral design; 20-point steel rowels, two steel jingle-bobs; leather instep strap attached to studs at terminal ends of bands; chain arch strap attached with metal clips through slot below studs.
Material Brass/Leather
Dimensions H-1.5 W-3 L-6 inches
Owned Thomas J. Jackson [Stonewall Jackson]; W. R. Snodgrass
Provenance The donor gave the spurs with the accompanying statement from her brother, W. R. Snodgrass: "When Gen'l Jackson had his headquarters in Winchester, Va., he took these spurs off and gave them to a friend of mine, who afterwards gave them to me."
People Jackson, Thomas Jonathan (Stonewall)
Snodgrass, W. R.
Subjects gifts