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Object Name Dagger
Catalog Number 0985.00.00078
Description Dagger: double-edged, spear point blade, diamond cross section and stopped ricasso; brass oval guard; two-piece bone (antler) handle small inset plaque.
Dimensions L-11 inches
Owned unidentified Union soldier ; Bermor Cocke
Made C. Wosterholm and Son, Sheffield, England, Great Britain
Event Battle of Vicksburg
Provenance Capt. Bermor Cocke captured this dagger at Vicksburg, Mississippi.
People Cocke, Bermor
unidentified Union soldier
Search Terms Battle of Vicksburg
Siege of Vicksburg
items captured by Confederate soldiers
items captured from Union soldiers
items taken by Confederate soldiers
items taken from Union soldiers
United States Army