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scabbard

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Object Name:
Scabbard
Other Terms:
Scabbard; Edged Weapons
ID Number:
ZZ.RSN82527W71
Catalog number:
46121A
Accession number:
151962
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-2ba1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_419778

scabbard

Physical Description:
cloth (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Object Name:
Scabbard
Other Terms:
Scabbard; Edged Weapons
ID Number:
ZZ.RSN82528W02
Accession number:
164794
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-25a9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_419824

Multiblade Folding Knife

Owner:
Holler, John S.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 3 1/2 in x 3 1/2 in x 9 1/4 in; 8.89 cm x 8.89 cm x 23.495 cm
Object Name:
knife
Other Terms:
knife; Edged Weapons; Folding
Place made:
Germany
Associated place:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
ca 1880
Associated dates:
1867-1906
Subject:
Knives  Search this
Credit Line:
James F. Parker
ID Number:
1986.0101.03
Catalog number:
1986.0101.03
Accession number:
1986.0101
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Industry & Manufacturing
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-0f47-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1061776

Model 1873

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 21 1/4 in; 53.975 cm
Object Name:
Scabbard
Other Terms:
Scabbard; Edged Weapons; Army
ID Number:
AF.68073M
Catalog number:
68073M
Accession number:
247735
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-0ede-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_411761

scabbard

Physical Description:
canvas (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 1/4 in x 4 in; 31.115 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
Scabbard
Other Terms:
Scabbard; Edged Weapons; Navy; Knife; Medical
ID Number:
AF.68070MA
Catalog number:
68070MA
Accession number:
247735
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-066f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_411765

scabbard

Physical Description:
canvas (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 1/4 in x 4 in; 31.115 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
Scabbard
Other Terms:
Scabbard; Edged Weapons; Navy; Knife; Medical
ID Number:
AF.68070MB
Catalog number:
68070MB
Accession number:
247735
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-06b4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_411766

Remington Naval Model 1865 Pistol

Unknown:
United States Navy  Search this
Maker:
Remington Arms Company  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 33.35 cm; 13 1/8 in
overall: 1 3/8 in x 13 1/4 in x 5 7/8 in; 3.4925 cm x 33.655 cm x 14.9225 cm
Object Name:
pistol
pistol, rolling block
Other Terms:
pistol; Firearms; Caliber .50; Rim Fire
Place made:
United States: New York, Ilion
Associated place:
United States
Date made:
ca 1866
Credit Line:
The Adriana and Edwin W. Bitter Family Collection
ID Number:
1989.0748.03
Catalog number:
1989.0748.03
Accession number:
1989.0748
Serial number:
3181
Collector/donor number:
P102
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
The Bitter Collection of Firearms
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-d9cd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1057594

Sharps Large Frame Breech-Loading Pistol

Maker:
Sharps, Christian  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 1/4 in; 26.035 cm
overall: 1 1/2 in x 10 3/8 in x 5 3/8 in; 3.81 cm x 26.3525 cm x 13.6525 cm
Object Name:
pistol
pistol, percussion
Other Terms:
pistol; Firearms; Caliber .38; Percussion
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
ca 1855
Credit Line:
The Adriana and Edwin W. Bitter Family Collection
ID Number:
1989.0748.05
Catalog number:
1989.0748.05
Accession number:
1989.0748
Serial number:
681
Collector/donor number:
P100
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
The Bitter Collection of Firearms
Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-ff59-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1057597
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Perry Breechloading Single Shot Pistol

Maker:
Perry, Alonzo D.  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 13 in; 33.02 cm
overall: 1 5/8 in x 13 1/4 in; 4.1275 cm x 33.655 cm
Object Name:
pistol
pistol, percussion
Other Terms:
pistol; Firearms; Caliber .52; Percussion
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, Newark
Date made:
ca 1855
Credit Line:
The Adriana and Edwin W. Bitter Family Collection
ID Number:
1989.0748.06
Catalog number:
1989.0748.06
Accession number:
1989.0748
Serial number:
4
Collector/donor number:
P99
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
The Bitter Collection of Firearms
Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-e36f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1057598
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Lindsay Two Shot Pistol, Large Frame

Maker:
J. P. Lindsay Mfg. Co.  Search this
Union Knife Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
brass (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 30.175 cm; 11 7/8 in
overall: 1 3/8 in x 12 1/8 in x 5 3/8 in; 3.4925 cm x 30.7975 cm x 13.6525 cm
Object Name:
pistol
pistol, percussion
Other Terms:
pistol; Firearms; Caliber .41; Percussion
Place made:
United States: Connecticut, Naugatuck
Date made:
ca 1863
Credit Line:
The Adriana and Edwin W. Bitter Family Collection
ID Number:
1989.0748.07
Catalog number:
1989.0748.07
Accession number:
1989.0748
Serial number:
112
Collector/donor number:
P101
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
The Bitter Collection of Firearms
Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-e370-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1057599
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Sword Presented to William T. Sherman

Recipient:
Sherman, William Tecumseh  Search this
Presented by:
Halleck, Henry W.  Search this
Maker:
Tiffany & Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal, gilt (?? material)
metal, steel (blade material)
metal (scabbard material)
metal (blade material)
metal (hilt material)
Measurements:
blade: 31 in x 1 in; 78.74 cm x 2.54 cm
scabbard: 33 in x 2 1/4 in; 83.82 cm x 5.715 cm
overall: 39 in x 5 1/2 in; 99.06 cm x 13.97 cm
Object Name:
sword
Other Terms:
sword knot; Accoutrements; Edged Weapons; Army; General Officer; Officer; Presentation
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Referenced:
United States: Tennessee, Pittsburg Landing
Date made:
ca 1864
Subject:
Edged Weapons  Search this
Civil War  Search this
Related event:
Civil War  Search this
Battle of Shiloh, 1862  Search this
Credit Line:
Hon. P. Tecumseh Sherman
ID Number:
AF.15927
Catalog number:
15927
Accession number:
59388
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
William Tecumseh Sherman
Civil War Presentation Swords
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-2586-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_412324
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US Navy Model Mk 2 Knife with Scabbard

Measurements:
knife: 12 in x 2 1/2 in x 1 1/8 in; 30.48 cm x 6.35 cm x 2.8575 cm
scabbard: 13 1/2 in x 2 3/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 34.29 cm x 6.985 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
Knife
knife, military
Other Terms:
Knife; Edged Weapons; Navy
ID Number:
AF.76009M
Catalog number:
76009M
Accession number:
298971
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-0848-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_410837
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scabbard tip band

User:
Washington, Bailey  Search this
Physical Description:
metal, brass (overall material)
Object Name:
Scabbard Tip Band
Other Terms:
Scabbard Tip Band; Edged Weapons
Subject:
U. S. Navy  Search this
ID Number:
AF.58550N
Catalog number:
58550N
58550-N(8)B
Accession number:
225699
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-0fc7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_412452

Randall Made Bowie Knife

Measurements:
overall: 16 5/8 in x 4 3/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 42.2275 cm x 12.065 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
Knife
knife, military
Other Terms:
Knife; Edged Weapons; Bowie
ID Number:
AF.81223M
Catalog number:
81223M
Accession number:
320007
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b0-eddc-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_411469
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knife

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 13/16 in; 8.89 cm x 2.06375 cm
Object Name:
Knife
Other Terms:
Knife; Edged Weapons; Pocket
Associated Place:
United States: Mississippi, Fort Adams
Related event:
War of 1812  Search this
ID Number:
AF.66570M
Catalog number:
66570M
Accession number:
237899
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-0fc2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_412447

knife

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 in; 7.62 cm
Object Name:
Knife
Other Terms:
Knife; Edged Weapons; Pocket
Associated Place:
United States: Mississippi, Fort Adams
Related event:
War of 1812  Search this
ID Number:
AF.66572M
Catalog number:
66572M
Accession number:
237899
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-0fc3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_412448

knife

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 1/2 in x 1 1/4 in; 11.43 cm x 3.175 cm
Object Name:
Knife
Other Terms:
Knife; Edged Weapons; Pocket
Associated Place:
United States: Mississippi, Fort Adams
Related event:
War of 1812  Search this
ID Number:
AF.66569M
Catalog number:
66569M
Accession number:
237899
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-0fc4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_412449

Model 1860

Object Name:
Saber, Part of
Other Terms:
Saber, Part of; Edged Weapons; Army; Cavalry, Light
ID Number:
AF.4839
Accession number:
21664
Catalog number:
130525
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-68c8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_439487

[Trade catalogs from John W. Smith]

Company Name:
John W. Smith  Search this
Notes content:
firearms ; edged weapons ; swords ; bayonets ; daggers ; used binoculars ; powderhorns and flasks
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Physical description:
3 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Runnemede, New Jersey, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Firearms  Search this
Scientific and optical instruments  Search this
Topic:
Firearms industry and trade  Search this
Optical instruments  Search this
Scientific apparatus and instruments  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_20455
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_20455

[Trade catalogs from Brick House Shop]

Company Name:
Brick House Shop  Search this
Notes content:
guns ; swords ; edged weapons ; powder containers ; firearms ; armor
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
New Paltz, New York, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Firearms  Search this
Military equipment and supplies (including uniforms)  Search this
Topic:
Armed Forces -- Equipment  Search this
Firearms industry and trade  Search this
Military supplies  Search this
Military uniforms  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_42609
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_42609

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