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Object Name SWORD
Catalog Number 0985.00.00105
Description Variant Confederate Foot Officer's Sword; remains of severely corroded ,single-edged blade; brass hilt with two branches merging with knuckle bow which flows from ovoid guard to pommel; grip missing; knuckle bow detached from pommel; no scabbard. Relic condition.
Owned Unknown
Made McKennie and Company, Charlottesville, VA
Provenance This sword is one of four dug up on the estate of Col. Stuart Morgan in Albemarle County, Virginia, sometime prior to their donation in 1948.
Search Terms found on battlefield
Subjects Edged weapon