Eagle-Head Militia Officer's Saber, Scabbard Inscribed "Col. Wm. Dudley was killed May 5 1813 Near Fort Meigs"

Location: Currently not on view

Related Event: War of 1812


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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: AF.17533Catalog Number: 17533Accession Number: 61456

Object Name: SabersaberOther Terms: Saber; Edged Weapons; Militia; Infantry; Officer

Measurements: overall, scabbard: 5/8 in x 5 in x 34 in; 1.5875 cm x 12.7 cm x 86.36 cmoverall, saber: 2 in x 5 5/8 in x 39 1/2 in; 5.08 cm x 14.2875 cm x 100.33 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-5e0c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_438648

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