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Object Name Dagger
Catalog Number 0985.03.00112
Description Dagger: double-edged, spear point blade of diamond cross section; sheet brass guard with curled ends; one-piece bone handle; flat brass pommel. With black leather scabbard (a).
Dimensions L-17 inches
Owned unidentified Confederate soldier
Made Unknown
Provenance According to the donor history: "This is an example of a Bowie knife bought by "Crackers" for use in battle during the war."
People unidentified Confederate soldier