Earring

Date:
c.1840
Description (physical):

Earring

Location:
2715 Q St. NW,District Of Columbia,Washington,20007
Identifier:
M22.131.0004
Institution:
Dumbarton Oaks
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Necklace

Date:
c.1790
Description (physical):

Necklace

Location:
2715 Q St. NW,District Of Columbia,Washington,20007
Identifier:
M22.126
Institution:
Dumbarton Oaks
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Necklace

Date:
Early 19th Century
Description (physical):

Necklace

Location:
2715 Q St. NW,District Of Columbia,Washington,20007
Identifier:
M22.124
Institution:
Dumbarton Oaks
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Lorgnette

Date:
c.1825
Description (physical):

Lorgnette

Location:
2715 Q St. NW,District Of Columbia,Washington,20007
Identifier:
38.5
Institution:
Dumbarton Oaks
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Pocket watch

Date:
1835
Description (physical):

Watch, Pocket

Location:
2715 Q St. NW,District Of Columbia,Washington,20007
Identifier:
M46.140a
Institution:
Dumbarton Oaks
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Locket

Date:
Early 19th Century
Description (physical):

Locket

Location:
2715 Q St. NW,District Of Columbia,Washington,20007
Identifier:
25.5.1
Institution:
Dumbarton Oaks
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Beads

Date:
c. 1862

An assortment of jewelry was discovered. Found among the jewelry was this cluster of lavender beads on interlocking rings.

Description (physical):

Stone, metal. Bead: Dia 11.1 cm, Riing: Dia 1.1 cm

Location:
3201 Clay Street Vicksburg,Mississippi 39183
Identifier:
2010.0001.0036
Institution:
Vicksburg National Military Park

Corps Badges

Date:
c. 1863

These linked corps badges were carved from soup bones by an unknown soldier while in Libby Prison, Richmond, Virginia. They were preserved by 1st Lt. Frank S. Smith, Company G, 89th New York Volunteer Infantry.

Description (physical):

Bone. L 52 cm

Location:
1195 Baltimore Pike Gettysburg, Pennsylvania 17325
Identifier:
2010.0005.0088
Institution:
Gettysburg National Military Park

Ring

Date:
c. 1862

Said to have been carved from the shin bone of a dead Confederate, this ring embellished with swords, flags and a heart was presented to Archibald Wyant, Company M, 2nd Pennsylvania Cavalry.

Description (physical):

Bone. Dia 2.2, T 1.1 cm

Location:
1195 Baltimore Pike Gettysburg, Pennsylvania 17325
Identifier:
2010.0005.0086
Institution:
Gettysburg National Military Park