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US Army Model 1850 sword and scabbard
Description United States Army staff and field officer's Model 1850 sword and copper scabbard. 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 2 items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 22 centimeters length false edge
Nomenclature Sword
Scabbard
Creation Made by: Tiffany & Co.
Made by: Collins and Company
Made in New York, New York, United States
Made in Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
Subjects Used by: Uline, Lieutenant Colonel Calvin S.
Used by: United States Army, 2nd Minnesota Infantry Regiment (1861-1865)
Made in New York, New York, United States
Made in Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
Used in Minnesota, United States
Used in Civil War
Armament. Tools & Equipment. Edged
Military. 1861-1865 (Civil & Indian Wars). Equipment & Supplies
Dates Creation: 1862 sword
Content: Not earlier than 1861 - Not later than 1865
Civil War
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 15.H6.A,B