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Model 1840 Noncommissioned Officers Sword, with brass hilt and steel blade and scabbard, which includes a cotton sword case. Acquired by Major James B. Abbott in 1855, probably from the Ames Manufacturing Company of Cabotville, Massachusetts. Abbott used the sword throughout the Kansas Territorial troubles and through to Price Raid of the Civil War.

Creator: Ames Manufacturing Company
Date: between 1855 and 1864

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Item Number: 209854
KSHS Identifier: 1887.25.1

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