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Accession number 1996.17
Catalog Number 1996.17.6
Object Name Belt, Sword
Description U.S. Model 1832 Dingee Artillery enlisted sword belt. The belt has the original leather sheath (20" long) with brass tip and brass throat with frog stud. The white buff belt has cast belt plates, two rings, and an adjusting buckle. One of the belt plates has U.S. and crossed cannons on it while the other has an eagle clutching arrows and an olive branch.

This sword belt is associated with the short sword 1996.17.5.
Date 1835
Dimensions H-1.5 W-31.5 L-25.5 inches
Collection Militaria
Imagefile 002\1996176.JPG