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Object Name Ring, Finger
Catalog Number 0985.13.00689
Description Gold signet type ring with its setting broken and missing. Engraved on its surface under a crest: "Charlie May 1854".
Dimensions H-1 inches
Owned Charles [Charlie]
Event Battle of Cold Harbor / Second Cold Harbor
Provenance Broken ring taken from the battlefield of Cold Harbor. Probably belonged to someone named Charles, nicknamed "Charlie", who may have graduated in 1854 (based on ring's inscription).
People Charles [Charlie]
Search Terms Overland Campaign
Battle of Cold Harbor / Second Cold Harbor
found on battlefield
Subjects jewelry