US Cavalry saddle case

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Titles US Cavalry saddle case
Description United States Army cavalry enlisted soldier's cylindrical leather valise. It has two flaps, three buckles, and a brass disc on each end. The saddle case was used during the US-Dakota War by First Sergeant George W. Northrup, who served with Brackett's Battalion of Minnesota Cavalry.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 18 inches length
6 inches diameter
Nomenclature case (container)
Materials leather
brass (alloy)
Creation Issued by: United States, Army
Subjects Owned/used by: Northrup, George W.
United States, Army, Brackett's Battalion (1861-1866)
Used in: United States
Dakota Indians--Wars, 1862-1865--Equipment and supplies
Dakota Indians
Used in: U.S.-Dakota War of 1862
Used in: Civil War, 1861-1865
Military. 1861-1865 (Civil & Indian Wars). Equipment & Supplies
Dates Use: 1862 (U.S.-Dakota War of 1862)
Content: Not earlier than 1861 - Not later than 1865 (Civil War)
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 7317.2 (Accession Number)

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