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Accession number 1995.28
Catalog Number 1995.28.5
Object Name Sword
Description US Model 1840 Musicians Sword. Marked " US/D.F.M/1863" "Emerson/&/Silver/Trenton/N.J." This sword remained unchanged in its time of service from 1840-1865. This particular example was made during the Civil War (according to Bruce Graetz, Senior Curator, Museum of Florida History). See the attached background information on the sword-type in the Multimedia links.
Dimensions W-3 L-35.25 inches
Collection Militaria
Imagefile 002\1995285.jpg