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Vest, Sash, and Veteran's Medal of Lt. Robert A. Hall

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
120
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2724M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 03, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Vest, Sash, and Veteran's Medal of Lt. Robert A. Hall, c. late 19th century, white twill-woven vest with eagle I buttons, lined with plain-woven white cotton sheeting, crimson officer's sash, embroidered near knot with R.A. Hall, veteran's reunion medal with a picture of Lt. Hall which reads TWENTY-SIXTH/REUNION/141ST N.Y.V./ELMIRA, N.Y./SEPT. 12, 190[...]/PRESIDENT/LIEUT. R.A. HALL.

Note: Hall enlisted in company I of the 141st New York on September 10th, 1862, made lieutenant September 11th, 1862, and was discharged for disability on January 10th, 1863.
Estimate $400-600

Vest has a few moth nips and some soiling around collar, medal has a little fraying on ribbon.


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Keywords

R.A. Hall, Robert A. Hall, crimson officer, Lt. Hall, PRESIDENT, Lieutenant