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Pte. James Ross Machine Gun Company Group

Auction:
2908T
Lot:
1117
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2908T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 21, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

Pte. James Ross Machine Gun Company Group, c. 1917, universal service dress jacket with general service buttons, epauletes have brass MGC insignia, cap with crossed machine gun insignia under a crown, canteen with leather strap, two belts, an image of Ross in uniform, and an image of the 232nd Machine Gun Company taken in 1917 with Ross on the extreme left.
Estimate $800-1,200

A few moth nips and snags on the tunic, cap, and canteen cover but in overall good condition.


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

Military uniforms, Service Dress