Overall: 38 x 18 x 19 1/2 in. ( 96.5 x 45.7 x 49.5 cm )
Brown leather saddle without pommel with deep u-shaped seat and metal fittings; stirrups with leather toe protectors hang from adjustable leather straps on each side.
Gift of Mrs. Shelton E. Martin
This saddle was used during the Civil War in the Battle of Gettysburg, July 1-3, 1863, by Major General James Barnes (1801-1869). He was the grandfather of the donor.
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