|Object Name||Set, Chess|
|Description||24 chess pieces (b-y). The pieces appear to have been at one time glued to the top of the box at one time. Stored inside wooden box with a sliding top (a)|
|Owned||unidentified Confederate POW|
Chess men made by a Confederate prisoner at Fort Delaware.
"Box made from one of the balks of Genl. McClellan's pontoon bridge across the Chickahominy near Richmond, and a set of chess men."
unidentified Confederate POW
Prisoners of war