US Army Model 1850 sword and scabbard

Titles US Army Model 1850 sword and scabbard
Description United States Army Staff and Field officer's Model 1850 sword (.A) and copper scabbard (.B). This set was used during the Civil War by Lieutenant Colonel Calvin S. Uline of the Second Minnesota Infantry Regiment. The etched sword was made by Tiffany and Company of New York and by Collins and Company of Hartford, Connecticut. The scabbard has brass mountings and floral relief decoration.
Quantity 1 set items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 22 centimeters length (false edge)
Nomenclature sword
scabbard
Materials steel (alloy)
brass (alloy)
leather
copper (metal)
Creation Made by: Tiffany and Company
Made by: Collins Company (Hartford, Conn.)
Made in: New York, New York, United States
Made in: Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
Subjects Used by: Uline, Calvin S.
United States, Army, Minnesota Infantry Regiment, 2nd (1861-1865)
Used in: Minnesota, United States
Used during: Civil War, 1861-1865
Armament. Tools & Equipment. Edged
Military. 1861-1865 (Civil & Indian Wars). Equipment & Supplies
Dates Creation: 1862
Content: 1861 - 1865 (Civil War)
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 15.H6.A,B (Accession Number)

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