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Object Name SWORD
Catalog Number 0985.03.00069
Description Non-regulation Militia Non-Commissioned Officer's Sword, 1850-1870: straight double-edged blade without fuller; brass cruciform guard, shell shaped langets extend over blade; fluted bone grip; closed helmet pommel. Leather scabbard (.69a) with brass mounts and leather frog.
Dimensions L-37 inches
Owned John Green
Owner Regiment 1st Georgia Infantry
Provenance The sword and scabbard belonged to Capt. John Green of Savannah, Georgia. He was a member of the 1st Georgia Infantry.
People Green, John
Search Terms Savannah, Georgia
Subjects edged weapon