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Coat, Frock -

Uniform Frock coat: double breasted, 8 buttons in each row set in pairs, cadet gray wool twill cloth with buff wool piping and no facings, brown wool and silk lining in body, off-white cotton osnaburg lining in sleeves, no collar insignia, gold sleeve braid, Confederate staff buttons with CSA on eagle's breast, and Federal staff buttons. The Confederate staff buttons with backmarks, "ISAAC CAMPBELL & CO. / JAMES ST. LONDON." The Federal staff buttons with backmarks, "EXTRA / QUALITY" and "HORSTMANN / NEW YORK."

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FLAG -

Pattern: Second National flag; wool and cotton. Written on the hoist edge in ink, very faded, "Louisiana Guard Battery / 19th a.c. Wm. C. Ahern" Stars: Thirteen white cotton, 5-pointed. Border: 3/8" white cotton tape on top and bottom edges; 1 3/8" canvas hoist edge. Attachment: Eyelets. Unit Designation: None. Battle Honors: None.

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Coat, Frock -

Uniform frock coat: double breasted, 7 button front, cadet gray wool broadcloth with yellow wool piping, no facings, green wool and silk lining in body, yellow cotton lining in sleeves; colonel's insignia modified into general's by the addition of gold braid in small loops surrounding each set of stars on collar, gold sleeve braid, South Carolina state buttons with backmarks: "WM.H SMITH & CO./NEW YORK," "SCOVILL MF'G CO./WATERBURY,"" SCOVILL/MF'G CO.", "HORSTMANN 7 ALLIEN/N.Y.", and "HORSTMANN'S BRO. & ALLIEN/N.Y."

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Coat, Frock -

Uniform frock coat: double breasted , 5 buttons in each row, cadet gray wool broadcloth with no facings or piping, light purple wool and silk twill lining in the body, white cotton sheeting lining in the sleeves; embroidered gold general's insignia on a separate collar loosely attached to lapel collar, no sleeve braid, New York state buttons with backmark:"EXTRA/QUALITY."

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FLAG -

Pattern: Army of Northern Virginia battle flag; wool, cotton. Battle honors written in ink on each star. Stars: Thirteen white cotton, 5-pointed. Battle honors written in ink on each star. Border: 2 3/4 inches white. Attachment: Eyelets. Unit Designation: None. Battle Honors: Stenciled on each star, "Lacy Springs", "Luray", "New Creek", "Fairfield Pa", "Newtown", "Berryville Va", "Milford", "Rapidan Station Sept 14/64", "Beverly", "Cedar Creek Oct 19, 1864", "Reams Station", "Culpeper C.H. Sept 13/63", "Brandy Statn Merton's Ford Oct 11th 63", "Spotsylvania May 5, 6, 7 & 8 1864", "Jone's West Va Raid", "Stuart's Penna Raid", "Port Royal May 23, 1862", "Harrison burg", "Brandy Station 1st

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Coat, Frock -

Uniform frock coat: double breasted, 7 buttons in each row, gray wool cloth with yellow wool broadcloth piping, no facings, dark green wool and silk lining in body, white cotton sheeting lining in sleeves; embroidered gold general's insignia backed with buff wool broadcloth, gold sleeve braid, Federal staff buttons with backmark: "STEELE &/JOHNSON" and "HORSTMANN BROS & CO./PHIL"

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FLAG -

Pattern: Army of Northern Virginia battle flag; wool, cotton. Stars: Thirteen white polished cotton, 5-pointed. Border: 1 1/2 inches white canvas on hoist edge; 1 1/2 inches white wool on 3 sides. Attachment: Eyelets. Unit Designation: None. Battle Honors: None.

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TASSEL -

Cord and tassels, from flag. Cord consists of a base fiber, possibly cotton or wool, wrapped in gold metallic thread; each strand was twisted into a tight spiral, and two of these spiral lengths are wrapped around one another to form the cord. One end of the cord terminates in a gold metallic thread tassel, which is bound in a piece of circular fabric; the loose metallic thread tassel is approximatley 3.5" long. The opposite end of the cord terminates in two tassels, which likey originally had fringe, but which is now missing. The body of each tassel consists of three oblong wooden acorns, which get progressively larger as they extend from the cord, and which are wrapped in gold threads, and

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Fragment -

Pattern: N/A; flag fragment; red and blue wool bunting with white cotton; portion of Army of Northern Virginia flag. Stars: One remaining (of believed original 13) ; white, cotton, three points of 5-points remaining. Border: None. Attachment: None. Unit Designation: None. Battle Honors: None.