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Summary: Handwritten poem: "Now to the field again I'll go, for the union to defend, until Jeff Davis is made to know, his kingdom is about to end. And now if I would not live, to hear f[r]eemen shout for joy, this miniature to you I give, in memory of a soldier boy. William P. Haberlin."
Letter from Cornelius V. Moore to Secretary of War Edwin M. Stanton asking for discharge1862 June 2.
Ridged earring with an Egyptian Late Period hieroglyphic plaque as ornament
Date:A.D. 3rd century perhaps
Medium:Green jasper plaque on gold earring
Medium:gold, carnelian, turquoise, lapis lazuli
Date:16th century (?)
Date:2nd quarter of the 6th century B.C.