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Sword Belt/Sheath

Description

Untooled brown leather belt with attached long black sheath. Sheath has a brass-colored end with an urn-shaped finial.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1867
Inscriptions
Inscribed on the sheath holder is ""MASS"" and ""43"".
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
leather
Object type
Armament--Accessory
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BELT/SHEATH, SWORD
Brass
leather
Leather
Possibly brass (alloy)
sword belts
Urn
urns
Dimensions
17.25 x 18.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1610
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12455

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