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Object Name Cockade
Catalog Number 0985.10.00024
Date 1890
Description The secession badge is palmetto rosette cockade with a tail.
Dimensions L-6 Dia-3.75 inches
Owned Wade Hampton
Event Monument unveiling - Robert E. Lee, Richmond, VA, 1890
Provenance General Wade Hampton wore this Palmetto Secession Badge at the unveiling of the Robert E. Lee Monument in Richmond, Virginia on May 29, 1890. He then gave it to Mrs. John B. Young, who presented it to the Museum.
People Hampton, Wade
Lee, Robert E.
Search Terms Monument unveiling - Robert E. Lee, Richmond, VA, 1890
Monument - Robert E. Lee, Richmond, VA, 1890
Subjects Monuments & memorials