Ames Sword Co. Model 1852 Navy Officer's Sword, Inscribed "Edward Merritt Hughes, United States Navy Manila Bay, May First 1898"

Ames Sword Co. Model 1852 Navy Officer's Sword, Inscribed "Edward Merritt Hughes, United States Navy Manila Bay, May First 1898"

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Object Name
Sword
sword
Other Terms
Sword; Edged Weapons; Navy; Officer
Measurements
overall, sword: 3 in x 4 3/4 in x 34 5/8 in; 7.62 cm x 12.065 cm x 87.9475 cm
overall, scabbard: 2 1/8 in x 2 1/4 in x 29 5/8 in; 5.3975 cm x 5.715 cm x 75.2475 cm
ID Number
AF.39221
catalog number
39221
accession number
132121
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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