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Object Name Scabbard, Sword
Catalog Number 0985.03.00062a
Date ca. 1861
Description Leather scabbard, gilded brass mounts with knotted rope design. For sword (.62).
Dimensions W-1 L-36 inches
Owned Irvine S. Bulloch
Owner Regiment Shenandoah Station
CSS Nashville
CSS Nansemond (James River Squadron)
CSS Alabama
CSS Shenandoah
Made Robert Mole and Sons (maker) Courtney and Tennant (retailer)
Provenance The sword and scabbard, made by Robert Mole & Sons, was imported by Courtney & Tennant of Charleston, South Carolina. It belonged to 1st Lt. Irvine Stephens Bulloch, who was sailing master of the CSS Alabama and CSS Shenandoah.
People Bulloch, Irvine Stephens
Search Terms Confederate States Navy
Battle of Cherbourg
Surrender at Liverpool, England, November 1865
Subjects navies