|Description||Blue-green wool kepi with two rows gold thread braid on sides and crown; lined with yellow and brown checked silk; leather visor.|
|Dimensions||H-3 W-9 inches|
|Owned||William J. Sims|
|Owner Regiment||23rd Virginia Infantry, Co. A|
|Event||Battle of Antietam / Sharpsburg|
|Provenance||Kepi worn by Lieutenant WIlliam J. Sims, Company A, 23rd Virginia Infantry. Sims was killed at Sharpsburg on September 17, 1862.|
Sims, William J.
Battle of Antietam / Sharpsburg