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Catalog Number 67.184.a-c
Object Name Ceremonial Sword, Knight Templar
Description Ceremonial Sword, Knights Templar. Straight sword made of steel; blade damascened with gold, very ornate with scenes of Crusaders and name "Frank C. Patten". Cross guard of gilded metal, acanthus leaves and scrolls in raised design. In center, a medallion with star. "Texas" and cross inlayed with red stone. Grip of ivory, with cross on one side and initials FCP on other. Pommel of gilded metal in shape of Crusader's helmet. Scabbard of gilded metal, with raised design; armor, crosses, leaves, and the cross and crown. Two crosses inlaid with red stone. Leather case for sword.
Collection PERMANENT COLLECTION
Accession number 67.184
Title Ceremonial sword, Knights Templar
Material Steel