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Object Name SWORD
Catalog Number 0985.02.00075
Description Militia Light Artillery Saber; curved single edged blade, with single stopped fuller, blade engraved with floral sprays and military trophies, lower blade engraved "H.&[ ]Boker", reverse lower blacked engraved "Remscheid", remains of gild decoration; reverse P brass hilt with langets extending over ricasso; quillon terminates in disc, knuckle bow pierced for sword knot, brass backstrap and ferrule, bone grip incised for wire wrap (missing). Brass scabbard (.75a) with two suspension rings most of drag missing.
Dimensions L-35 inches
Owned Albert Rhett Livingston
Owner Regiment 3rd Florida Infantry, Co. G, "Madison Grey Eagles"
Made H. Boker and Company
Provenance The sword and scabbard was used by 2nd Lt. Albert Rhett Livingston.
People Livingston, Albert Rhett
Subjects edged weapon