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Object Name Scabbard, Sword
Catalog Number 0985.13.00743a
Description Gilded brass scabbard engraved with floral sprays and eagle; two suspension rings and hook for attachment to frog. For sword (.743) with sword knot (.743b).
Dimensions L-38 inches
Owned Charles Dimmock
Made Ames Manufacturing Company
Provenance The sword and scabbard of Brigadier General Charles Dimmock, Chief of Ordnance in Virginia. This sword and scabbard was presented to Captain Dimmock by the Virginia State Guard in 1847.
People Dimmock, Charles Henry