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Object Name Box, Epaulet
Catalog Number 0985.13.00876c
Description Epaulet box: kidney-shaped paper box with a black cover. The box has a label which reads, "Canfield & Company." Epaulets (.13.876a-b) are attached to it.
Dimensions L-7.5 inches
Owned William T. Parks
Made Canfield Brothers and Company
Provenance "Col. William T. Parks of Matompkin, Accomack County, Virginia wore this pair of epaulettes. He was born on October 27, 1845 and died July 9, 1896. He was in command of troops at Conquest Chapel in Accomack County and served during the war."
People Parks, William T.