Cross section of branch from battle of Gettysburg

Object Number: 
1949.43
Date: 
1863-1870
Medium: 
Wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/8 x 3 1/4 x 3 1/8 in. ( 2.9 x 8.3 x 7.9 cm )
Description: 
Cross section of tree or branch.
Gallery Label: 
According to the donor, this fragment came from a tree in Gettysburg located near the "bloody angle," where fighting was particularly heavy.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Helen C. Marsh
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group