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Object Name Scabbard, Sword
Catalog Number 0985.06.00044a
Description Metal scabbard with brass mounts. For sword (.44).
Dimensions L-38 inches
Owned John Cowardin
Made Evans and Hassall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Provenance Sgt. John Cowardin wore this sword and scabbard during the war. After the Civil War ended, he enlisted in the U. S. Army as he could find no other employment.
People Cowardin, John