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Object Name SWORD
Catalog Number 0985.02.00073
Description Pattern 1822 British Foot Officer's sword: slightly curved single edged blade, single large stopped fuller, ricasso with inset brass "PROVED" disc; steel guard with crown over hunting horn devise removed; stepped pommel leading into backstrap and ferrule; shagreen wrapped grip with twisted brass wire. No scabbard.
Dimensions L-37.5 inches
Owned Bolling Baker
Owner Regiment 3rd Battalion Virginia Infantry Local Defense Troops, Co. F, "Capt. Baker's Co."
Made S. Issac & Campbell or Halfman & Taylor
Provenance Major Bolling Baker owned this sword.
People Baker, Bolling
Subjects edged weapon