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Pennsylvania-made Kepi

Auction:
2763T
Lot:
1087
Sold for:
$492$400

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2763T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 28, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Pennsylvania-made Kepi, c. mid to late 19th century, dark blue broadcloth band, rise, and crown, decorated on the crown with gold galloon, and metallic gold tape around the band, cuff-size general staff buttons, leather chinstrap, and a painted leather visor, inside has a leather sweatband, and a green polished cotton liner, maker-marked on the inside crown E.S. ZOLLINGER & CO./HARRISBURG/PA., ht. 3 in.

Provenance: From the collection of the late Peter F. Frazier and M. Prudence Fleck.
Estimate $300-500

Has some moth nips and fading from age.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Pennsylvania, HARRISBURG, M. Prudence Fleck, Peter F. Frazier