Pin. Rectangular onyx pin. Inset with rose gold decoration: straight band engraved "J. N. P."/ 2 hearts/ wavy band engraved "To"/ straight band engraved "M. J. B." Pin in back is missing clasp closure. Pin was made by Jasper Newton Perry for his sweetheart Minerva Jane Bower while Perry was in the Union Army during the Civil War. Jasper and Minerva Perry were the donor's maternal grandparents. They were pioneer ranchers south of Dodge City, Kansas c.
H. 0.875 x W. 1.25 in (H. 2.25 x W. 3.18 cm)
Place of Origin
Gift to San Jacinto Museum of History from David W. Knepper.