|Description||Gutta percha chain with small round links and two small ornaments attached. One is a fish carved from a shell and the other is an elongated tear drop shape made of shell and gutta percha.|
|Made||unidentified Confederate POW|
Made by an unknown Confederate prisoner on Johnson's Island for Captain Richmond Gardner, 5th Florida Infantry, who was also a prisoner there. The chain was used to fasten an empty sleeve.
Johnson's Island Military Prison
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Prisoners of war
Wounded in war
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