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Object Name Bracelet
Catalog Number 0985.04.00055h
Date 1861-1865
Description Bracelet with a metal clasp and chain links attached to the bottom with an etched metal cross suspended. The front of the bracelet has two five-point stars on each side and a flower pot design with flowers in the center. The wood is scalloped on the section with the flower pot. One of a set of Jewelry carved from gutta percha and mussel shell.
Dimensions H-0.79 W-2.25 L-2.5 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