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Object Name Scabbard, Sword
Catalog Number 0985.00.00034a
Description Metal scabbard with brass mounts. For sword (.34).
Dimensions L-38.5 inches
Owned Marcellus Pointer
Owner Regiment ADC, Gen. Joseph Wheeler's Staff
12th Alabama Cavalry
Made W. Clauberg (manufacturer) Schuyler, Hartley and Graham (dealer)
Provenance The sword and scabbard belonged to Col. Marcellus Pointer, of the 12th Alabama Cavalry. He captured it from a Federal officer.
People Pointer, Marcellus
unidentified Union officer
Search Terms items captured by Confederate soldiers
items captured from Union soldiers
items taken by Confederate soldiers
items taken from Union soldiers
United States Army