Overall: 1 3/4 x 1 1/4 x 1/4 in. ( 4.4 x 3.2 x 0.6 cm )
Diamond-shaped wooden pin with slot for scarf on front, carved by a New York soldier imprisoned at Andersonville, Georgia.
According to accession records, this pin was carved from a piece of gopher wood by Simon Hulbert, a soldier with the 100th New York Infantry who died at the Confederate prison at Andersonville, Georgia on August 11, 1864.
Gift of Edwin W. Burch
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.