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Object Name BADGE
Catalog Number 0985.12.00041a
Description Star and crescent badge made from a coin.
Owned T. Sanders Sale
Owner Regiment Morton's Co. Tennessee Light Artillery
Provenance The badge belonged to T. Sanders Sale. It was carved from a silver coin while Sale was in Federal prison (as a POW), and worn as an ornament on his uniform.
People Sale, T. Sanders
unidentified Confederate POW
Subjects POW's
Prisoners of war
Coins