Scabbard, Sword

Date:
ca. 1860

Possible Union Cavalry dress scabbard (with sword). Scabbard is heavily engraved.
There is a maker's mark under one side of the blade guard which cannot be deciphered.
Brass scabbard with brown patinated body and base, and two areas with rings for attaching sash or belt of polished brass.

Description (physical):

34"l, 3.75" diameter

Location:
845 N. Jefferson Avenue Port Allen, Louisiana 70767
Identifier:
2006.028.001
Institution:
West Baton Rouge Museum