Ramrod

Ramrod
Title
Ramrod
Date 
1840-1860
Medium 
Steel
Dimensions 
Overall: 9 1/2 x 1/2 in. ( 24.1 x 1.3 cm )
Description 
Steel ramrod; trumpet-head; most of body broken off.
Credit Line 
Gift of Dr. John H. Thompson
Object Number 
1912.26
Gallery Label 
According to accession records, this ramrod found on the Civil War battlefield at Bull Run.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group