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Title Civil War Artifacts
Object Name Brush, Animal
Description Civil War Artifacts recovered from various sites in Jacksonville (LaVilla); Fernandina and Western Nassau County. Several disparate artifacts are included in this record. Some are hard to positively identify so best estimate is given below. They include:

-horse brush and horse grooming combs from Union cavalry.
-piece of iron hammer head
-belt buckle with U.S. insignia
-portion of broken pot hanger.
-artillery shell piece head.
-hoof scraper.
-knapsack hook
-horse strap piece.
-gun strap sling.
-Justice horse brush
Catalog Number 2017.005.005
Date 1863
Caption Horse brushes, etc.
Classification Artifacts
Military
War
Search Terms Civil War
United States History Civil War
LaVilla
Fernandina
First Artillery Company
Collection AIMH