Civil War-era Shelter Half, c. 1864-65, off-white cotton canvas with reinforced corners and blue stripes, marked in iron gall ink with the initials WHA, hand-sewn grommets, tin buttons, hand-sewn buttonholes, ht. 64, wd. 59 in.
Provenance: The collection of Denis E. Reen.
Note: This came out of an auction in New England many years ago; a pair was purchased by the West Point museum.
Some stains, but it overall very good condition.
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