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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3305M Marlborough
November 4, 2019 10:00 AMCalender

U.S. Model 1872 Officer's Cap

Auction: Sale #3305M - 3305M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: November 04, 2019 10:00AM


U.S. Model 1872 Officer's Cap, c. 1870s, blue wool broadcloth body, four rows of officer's braid, in the center of the crown is a stamped brass "2," an embroidered wreath with a stamped brass "2" sewn to the front, with a gold chin strap and 1870s-era general service buttons, lined with brown silk (damage) and a brown leather sweatband.

Provenance: The collection of Ron Tunison.
Estimate $200-250

Some wear and loss on the silk liner and sweatband but in overall good condition.

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Ron Tunison