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J.E. Caldwell & Co. Navy Presentation Sword, Inscribed "Presented to Rear Admiral Winfield Scott Schley As A Token of Admiration of His Heroism at Santiago July 3 1898 by the People of Pennsylvania"

J.E. Caldwell & Co. Navy Presentation Sword, Inscribed "Presented to Rear Admiral Winfield Scott Schley As A Token of Admiration of His Heroism at Santiago July 3 1898 by the People of Pennsylvania"

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Object Name
Sword
sword
associated person
Schley, Winfield Scott
Physical Description
metal, gilt (?? material)
metal, steel (blade material)
Measurements
overall, scabbard: 1 1/8 in x 2 1/4 in x 32 3/4 in; 2.8575 cm x 5.715 cm x 83.185 cm
overall, sword: 2 7/8 in x 5 in x 37 7/8 in; 7.3025 cm x 12.7 cm x 96.2025 cm
ID Number
AF.39568
catalog number
39568
accession number
136891
Credit Line
Virginia M. Stuart Wortley
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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