Sashes & Hat Cords

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RARE WAR OF 1812 TO MEXICAN WAR OFFICER’S SASH

RARE WAR OF 1812 TO MEXICAN WAR OFFICER’S SASH

During the War of 1812 officers in the regular army and militia were required to wear red silk sashes while on duty. Regulations in 1821 called for them to be knotted in front of the right hip, but… (766-1557). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR CAVALRY HAT CORD

CIVIL WAR CAVALRY HAT CORD

Woven wool enlisted hat cord with 2-inch tassels. Originally meant for the Hardee/Jeff Davis hat, but was worn with just about any slouch hat, Union or Confederate. Yellow for Cavalry service. Some… (1117-132). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR CAVALRY HAT CORD

CIVIL WAR CAVALRY HAT CORD

Woven wool enlisted hat cord with 2-inch tassels. Originally meant for the Hardee/Jeff Davis hat, but was worn with just about any slouch hat, Union or Confederate. Yellow for Cavalry service.… (1117-126). Learn More »

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 »

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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MEDICAL STAFF SWORD OF SURGEON ROBERT BROWNE, 31st NEW JERSEY AND U.S. VOLS BREVETED MAJOR AND LT. COLONEL

Robert Bethel Browne did two tours of duty as an army surgeon in the Civil War: the first as the Surgeon of the 31st New Jersey, when he acquired this sword, and then as an Assistant Surgeon in the U.S. Volunteer forces of the U.S. Army, when he… (1117-117). Learn More »

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