Albert A. Newbold used his pocketknife to carve this ring from a laurel or rhododendron root while he was in Tennessee during the Civil War. Newbold served in the 38th Indiana Infantry.
Creator: Newbold, Albert A.
Date: between 1862 and 1864
Item Number: 223688
KSHS Identifier: 1920.43.0
Collections - Museum
Date - 1861-1869
Military - Wars - Civil War
Objects and Artifacts - Personal Artifacts - Adornment - Ring
Places - Other States - Tennessee
Thematic Time Period - Civil War, 1861 - 1865
Type of Material - Objects and Artifacts