largest: 8 x 5 x 2 1/2 in. ( 20.3 x 12.7 x 6.4 cm )
Pair of steel spurs; U-shaped with engraved lines on exterior and star-shaped wheel at bottom; both have leather strap fastened to top.
Gift of Mrs. Morgan Grinnell
stamped: exterior of spurs: "FORGED STEEL"
These spurs were found by Dr. John Osgood Stone at the Civil War battlefield at Williamsburg, Virginia. They probably belonged to an officer or cavalryman.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.