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Object Name Scabbard, Sword
Catalog Number 0985.13.00153a
Date 1863
Description Metal scabbard with two suspension rings and large drag. For sword (.153).
Dimensions L-42 inches
Owned William R. Carter
Owner Regiment 3rd Virginia cavalry, Fitzhugh Lee Brigade
Made Ames Manufacturing Company
Event Battle of Trevilian's Station
Provenance Col. William R. Carter used this sword at the Battle of Trevillian's Station where he was wounded and died later of these injuries.
People Carter, William R.
Search Terms Overland Campaign