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Object Name Scabbard, Sword
Catalog Number 0985.03.00075a
Description Metal scabbard with brass mounts. For sword (.75).
Dimensions L-35.5 inches
Owned Ellsberry V. White
Owner Regiment 2nd Battalion Georgia Infantry, Co. A, "City Light Guards"
CSS Virginia
CSS Baltic
CSS Virginia / USS Merrimac
Made L. Haiman and Brother, Columbus, Georgia, CSA
Event Battle of Hampton Roads
Provenance Ellsberry Valentine White used this sword and scabbard during the war. He was an engineer on the CSS Virginia.
People White, Ellsberry Valentine
Search Terms Confederate States Navy
Battle of Hampton Roads
Subjects Engineering
Engineers