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Object Name Scabbard, Sword
Catalog Number 0985.13.00784a
Description Brass scabbard with remains of silver, two suspension rings and frog stud. For sword (.784).
Owned E. J. Woodville
Made A. Lyle
Event Battle of the Wilderness
Provenance The donor, the Hon. E. J. Woodville, purchased the sword and scabbard at an auction held at an old homestead within the area of the Wilderness battlefield. The sword and scabbard are supposed to have either been captured or found on that field.
People Woodville, E. J.
Search Terms Overland Campaign
found on battlefield
Subjects auctions