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Object Name Epaulet
Catalog Number 0985.13.00872a
Description Epaulet: One of a pair of epaulets (.13.872a-b) consisting of a sequinned crescent with gold thread fringe on gold thread fabric shoulder boards. Each epaulet has a plain brass button on the shoulder. The boards have yellow silk liners.
Dimensions L-6.25 inches
Owned Stephen Taylor Pendleton
Owner Regiment 3rd Virginia Infantry Local Defense, Co. F
2nd Virginia State Reserves
Provenance Major Stephen Taylor Pendleton of Co. F, 3rd Virginia Infantry Local Defense and 2nd Virginia State Reserves, wore this pair of epaulets.

In 1871, he became president of the Central School in Richmond, Virginia, which was originally located in the former White House of the Confederacy.
People Pendleton, Stephen Taylor
Search Terms White House of the Confederacy
Confederate White House
Confederate Executive Mansion
Richmond, Virginia
Central School
Subjects Insignia
Principals, School