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Object ID 1927.079.002
Object Name Sword
Collection Weapons & Accessories
Credit line DHS Collection
Year Range from 1813
Year Range to 1815
Made Nathan S. Starr & Son
Makers mark One side of the blade is stamped "N. Starr" and on the reverse with "V.P.U.S."
Description Non-Commissioned Officer's sword with an undecorated steel blade that has a 22-22 1/4" long fuller on both sides of the blade. One side of the blade is stamped with "N. Starr" and on the reverse with "V.P.U.S." The sword has an undecorated steel guard, quillion, and knuckle guard and a smooth, unridged wooden grip.

Dimensions W-1 L-36 inches
Dimension Details Overall length of sword; width of blade
Subjects Arms & armament
Daggers & swords
Search Terms Swords
Nineteenth Century
Nathan Starr
Non-Commissioned Officer's Swords
Material Steel; wood grip
Place of Origin Middletown, CT