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Group of Embroidered Officer's Shoulder Straps

Auction:
3165M
Lot:
279
Sold for:
$738$600

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Auction:
Sale #3165M - 3165M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 02, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Group of Embroidered Officer's Shoulder Straps, c. 1860s-90s, a pair of late 19th/early 20th century cavalry colonel's straps, a pair of Civil War-era cavalry captain's shoulder straps, a pair of Civil War-era infantry colonel's straps, a single Civil War-era infantry lieutenant's shoulder strap, a single Civil War-era artillery lieutenant's shoulder strap, a single Civil War-era cavalry captain's strap, and a single infantry lieutenant's strap.

Provenance: The collection of Ed Vebell.
Estimate $200-400

Some wear from use and lose bullion 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

Clothing, Colonel, Military uniforms, Sewing, Shoulder strap, Strap, Uniforms of the Confederate States Armed Forces