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Object Name Belt, Sword
Catalog Number 0985.05.00104
Description Confederate officer's black leather sword belt with brass hardware and Virginia tongue and wreath buckle. Slings missing.
Dimensions L-30 inches
Owned Edward Owen
Owner Regiment 1st Co., Washington Artillery of New Orleans
Event Battle of Antietam / Sharpsburg
Provenance This belt was worn by Cpt. Edward Owen of the Washington Artillery from New Orleans, La. He was wounded at Drewry's Bluff and at the Battle of Antietam / Sharpsburg.
People Owen, Edward
Search Terms Battle of Antietam / Sharpsburg