The University of Texas at Austin
Sabre and scabbard
Identifier: TMC_0037
Title: Sabre and scabbard
Description: U. S. Model 1833 Dragoon sabre is single edged quill-backed blade marked in script "United States N. P. Ames, Cutler, Springfield, 1836." Two-branch brass guard, leather-wrapped grip, flat pommel, steel scabbard. Belonged to Ashbel Smith. Donated by Mrs. Henry P. Jones (niece).
Country: Republic of Texas
Date: circa 1837
Creator: N. P. Ames, Cutler
Source: UT Texas Memorial Museum Collection
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Rights: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: UTA 0.118c SR 16.4
Format: Dress swords
Size: 111 cm L X 11 cm W (hilt)
Other ID: TMM 423-1
Subject: Material culture--Texas--19th century