|Description||Confederate Cavalry Saber: single-edged, curved blade; brass hilt with two branches and knuckle bow flowing from ovoid guard into pommel; wooden grip wrapped in leather and single stand of wire. Metal scabbard with brass mounts (.81a).|
|Owned||William J. Squiggins|
|Owner Regiment||24th North Carolina State Troops, Co. E|
|Made||Boyle and Gamble, Richmond, Virginia, CSA|
|Provenance||Capt. William J. Squiggins wore this sword and scabbard during the war. He was wounded in the face at Fort Stedman.|
Squiggins, William J.
Battle of Fort Stedman
Petersburg Campaign / Siege of Petersburg