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This brass finial was recovered by Kansas Historical Society archeologists during excavation at historic Fort Hays in Ellis County. A finial is an ornamental piece generally at the top of an object. This one may have sat atop of a flag staff carried by a standard-bearer. Fort Hays was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1971 and is a State Historic Site.

Date: 1867-1882

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Finial from Fort Hays, 14EL301 - 1

Item Number: 508369
Call Number: 14EL301-13314
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 508369

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