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Object Name Brush, Clothes
Catalog Number 0985.05.00022
Date 1861-1865
Description Brush with hog hair bristles. The wooden back was fastened with nine nails, one of which is missing.
Dimensions W-2.5 L-7.5 inches
Owned Abram Inskeep Leverich (tentative)
Made Abram Inskeep Leverich (tentative)
Provenance Clothes brush.

Possibly the "Clothes brush made of hogs bristles by 2nd Lt. Abram Inskeep 'Abe' Leverich, 5th Co. Washington Artillery, New Orleans, LA, while in winter quarters in Tennessee." [There are two brushes associated with this history, although only one is believed to have been donated. It is unknown which brush this history actually applies.]
People Leverich, Abram Inskeep (tentative)