Sashes & Hat Cords

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GOLD HAT CORD FROM THE ESTATE OF CHARLES E. DEARING, 16th MAINE

GOLD HAT CORD FROM THE ESTATE OF CHARLES E. DEARING, 16th MAINE

During the Civil War, gold hat cords were reserved for general officers, but they were later adopted for wear by members of the G.A.R. on their slouch hats. This one is in excellent condition, with… (766-1093). Learn More »

EXCELLENT PRE-CIVIL WAR ERA CRIMSON SILK OFFICER’S SASH

EXCELLENT PRE-CIVIL WAR ERA CRIMSON SILK OFFICER’S SASH

In the American military, sashes as badges of rank date back to the Revolutionary War. Early sashes tend to be flat woven. Those with rounded turk’s head knots worked over wooden forms with tassels… (1000-672). Learn More »

RED ARTILLERY AGAULETTE FOR THE 1870’S AND 1880’S DRESS SPIKED HELMET

RED ARTILLERY AGAULETTE FOR THE 1870’S AND 1880’S DRESS SPIKED HELMET

Aiguillette is made of worsted red wool and is meant for use with the enlisted man’s spiked artillery helmet of either the 1872 or 1881 pattern. Item is slightly worn and has some light surface… (M25533). Learn More »

NON-REGULATION OFFICERS HAT CORD ID’D TO 8TH ALABAMA OFFICER WOUNDED IN ACTION

NON-REGULATION OFFICERS HAT CORD ID’D TO 8TH ALABAMA OFFICER WOUNDED IN ACTION

Intertwined bullion cord formed into a circle and knotted with two acorns consisting of long strips of dead bullion and sequins. Item appears to have been made of silver and gold mixed bullion but it… (355-35). Learn More »

ORIGINAL, UNISSUED CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY HAT CORD

ORIGINAL, UNISSUED CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY HAT CORD

This is the red worsted wool artillery hat cord for use on the Model 1858 dress hat also known as the Hardee Hat. Very nice in unused, unissued condition.  One small area of fraying, approx. 1/4" in… (ST500192). Learn More »


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UNION ARMY AMBULANCE CORPS WAGONS AT BELLE PLAIN LANDING MAY 1864

Scenes of Civil War army camps and depots often give a real chance at seeing army life up close, in detail, and unposed as men go about their tasks unaware of the camera. Sometimes identified as a taken near City Point along the James River, this… (1054-688). Learn More »

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