1st Minnesota soldier's bayonet sheath

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Description Leather bayonet sheath carried by Mathew Marvin during the Civil War. First Sergeant Mathew Marvin served with the 1st Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Regiment, Company K. He was mustered into the regiment on April 29, 1861, and was wounded three times; at Bull Run, Harrison's Landing, and Gettysburg, before being mustered out on May 5, 1864.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 16 1/8 inches length
Nomenclature Scabbard
Creation Issued by: United States, Army, Minnesota Infantry Regiment, 1st (1861-1864), Company K
Subjects Owned/used by: Marvin, Mathew
United States, Army, Minnesota Infantry Regiment, 1st (1861-1864)
Used in Minnesota, United States
Used during Civil War, 1861-1865
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Equipment and supplies.
Armament. Accessories
Armament. Tools & Equipment. Body Armor
Military. 1861-1865 (Civil & Indian Wars). Equipment & Supplies
Dates Use: Not earlier than 1861 - Not later than 1864
(Civil War)
Notes This is an example of an armament accessory used during the U.S. Civil War.
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 6390.3

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