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Descriptions
rings 21 brass 1442 wood 4438 steel 2355 shark skin 2
Names
sabre
Date:
ca. 1875
Dimensions:
blade length: 35.5 in, scabbard length: 37.125 in
Inscription:
stamped on blade below guard, "L"
Remarks:
Credit Line: Gift of The Coe Foundation. U.S. Cavalry sabre, steel blade, brass guard and pommel, sharkskin over wood grip, 1860 pattern, ca. 1875,(Steel bladed sword with brass handle and guard was crossed out in pencil) steel scabbard with two rings, stamped on blade below guard, L, c. 1875. 1960 catalog no. 223(?) (this was written in pencil), gift of the above source.
Accession Number:
1.67.441A/B

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