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Object Name MORTISE PIN
Catalog Number 0985.11.00062
Description Mortise pin, made of wood. Slightly tapering cylinder, fits inside circular hole in square piece of wood.
Dimensions L-8.25 inches
Event Battle of Brice's Cross Roads
Provenance The mortise pin came from the ruins of the old Brice House at Brice's Cross Roads near Tupelo, Mississippi on June 9, 1921. Lt. Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest fought one of his most brilliant battles here during the war (June 10, 1864).
People Forrest, Nathan Bedford
Brice family
Subjects houses