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Object Name Epaulet
Catalog Number 0985.13.00329b
Description Epaulet: one of a pair (right) of gold epaulettes with gold bullion fringe, cresants, and engineer's insignia, lined with red leather and silk.
Material metal, fabric, cardboard
Dimensions H-6 W-4 inches
Owned Thomas J. Jackson [Stonewall Jackson]
Made W. H. Horstmann and Sons, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Provenance Lt. Gen. T. J. "Stonewall" Jackson wore these epaulets on dress occasions at Virginia Military Institute while he was an instructor there.
People Jackson, Thomas Jonathan (Stonewall)
Search Terms Virginia Military Institute
VMI
V.M.I.
Subjects Engineering
Engineers
uniforms
Insignia