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Object Name: Spurs
Date: 1861-1866
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Medium: Brass
Dimensions: Each: 5 1/4 × 3 1/2 × 1 in. (13.3 × 8.9 × 2.5 cm)
Place made: North America, U.S.A., New York
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Description: Brass arched-band spurs; curved spurs with a ball head and a feathered dial through its center; ends of band are buckles.
Credit Line: Gift of the 7th Regiment, National Guard New York, through Major Kenneth Miller
Object Number: 1951.497ef
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Marks: stamped: Stamped - "ALLEGHENY/ARSNL"

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These spurs were worn by Brigadier General John Frederick Pierson. He served in the Civil War with the Seventh Regiment of the New York State Militia.