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Object Name SWORD
Catalog Number 0985.13.00786
Description Model 1860 U. S. Light Cavalry Saber: single-edged, curved blade; brass hilt with a knuckle bow and two branches flowing from an oval guard and terminating at the pommel; wood grip with swell in the center, leather wrap missing, wound in twisted brass wire. Metal scabbard (.786a) with two suspension rings and large drag. The saber is frozen in its scabbard. Relic condition.
Dimensions L-43 inches
Provenance The sword and scabbard came from Dr. A. S. Priddy's collection.
People Priddy, A. S.
Subjects edged weapon