Sashes & Hat Cords

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PRE- CIVIL WAR SHAKO HAT PLUME IN TIN CANISTER

PRE- CIVIL WAR SHAKO HAT PLUME IN TIN CANISTER

Shako plume has remained in very good condition from being stored in this japanned tin canister. Both ends have hinged lids that fully function. Brass band is around plume. Plume measures 13" long.… (179-928). Learn More »

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 »

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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SWORD PRESENTED TO A MASSACHUSETTS OFFICER WOUNDED AT PETERSBURG

Officer’s cavalry sabre inscribed between the top mount and throat, "Presented to /  Lt. J. Foster Pope / 14th Regt. Mass. Vols. / by / his late mess mates of / Co. A Mass. 13th / Apr 15th 1862". On July 16, 1861 23 year old John Foster Pope… (870-252). Learn More »

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