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Sword

Sabre

Scabbard

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Object Number:20316A
Current Location: On Loan
Culture:Americana - uncertain
British (uncertain)
Provenience: United States of America
Date Made: 3/24/1780
Early Date: 1780
Late Date: 1780
Section:Historic
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. William H. Miller, 1897
Other Number:102G - Philadelphia Museum of Art Number

Description

Leather Scabbard. Sword - Ivory Handle. Belonged to Lieut. Col. Mac Pherson who commanded the 42nd reginemnt of British and German troops at the descent on Paramus New Jersey, March 24, 1790.

Bibliography:

[Article] 1898. "Special Collections". Bulletin of the Free Museum of Science and Art. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania. Vol. I. no. No. 3. pg. 131-137 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 131View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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