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Object Name Ring, Finger
Catalog Number 0985.04.00055d
Date 1861-1865
Description Gutta percha ring with a carved rose with leaves surrounding. One of a set of jewelry carved from gutta percha and mussel shell.
Material Gutta percha
Dimensions D-0.2 Dia-0.78 inches
Owned unidentified Confederate POWs
Made unidentified Confederate POWs
Provenance Ornaments made by prisoners of war at Rock Island Prison.
People unidentified Confederate POWs
Search Terms Rock Island Prison, Illinois
Subjects POW's
Prisoners of war
jewelry