Officer's leather revolver holster

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Titles Officer's leather revolver holster
Description A custom-made holster for a pistol revolver. The revolver and holster were given to Treffle Auge, ferry operator at Mendota, by Brigadier General Henry H. Sibley during the U.S.-Dakota War of 1862.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 12 1/2 inches height
6 inches depth
2 inches width
Nomenclature holster
Materials leather
Subjects Given by: Sibley, Henry Hastings
Received by: Auge, Treffle
Used in: U.S.-Dakota War of 1862
Used in: Mendota, Dakota County, Minnesota, United States
Used in: Civil War, 1861-1865
Armament. Accessories
Military. 1861-1865 (Civil & Indian Wars). Equipment & Supplies
Dates Creation: Not earlier than 1840 - Not later than 1862
Notes This is an example of an armament accessory used during the U.S. Civil War.

Credit Line Minnesota Historical Society Collections, Gift of the Sibley House Association of the Minnesota Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 400.B (Accession Number)

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