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Object Name Fob, Watch
Catalog Number 0985.12.00033
Date ca. 1861-1865
Description Watch charm made of wood in the shape of a book; inlaid with mother-of-pearl on both sides with a floral etching in a circle on one side and a square on the opposite. The charm is attached to a steel ring. The interior of the book is possibly hard leather.
Dimensions H-0.675 W-0.525 L-0.2 inches
Owned unidentified Confederate POW
Made unidentified Confederate POW
Provenance The watch charm was carved from a button by an unknown Confederate POW.
People unidentified Confederate POW
Subjects POW's
Prisoners of war