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Object Name Kepi
Catalog Number 0985.13.00828
Description Artillery enlisted man's kepi of red wool with dark blue wool band; leather visor with top surface covered with waterproofed canvas; chin strap of waterproof canvas; one U.S. eagle cuff button on the left side of the cap; no sweatband; lining missing exposing interlining of burlap.
Dimensions H-1.5 L-10 inches
Owned Anthony Sydnor Barksdale
Owner Regiment 14th Virginia Infantry, Co. G (1st)
Capt. E. R. Young's Co. Virginia Light Artillery, "Halifax Light Artillery"
Provenance Kepi owned by Anthony Sydnor Barksdale, of Co. G (1st), 14th Virginia Infantry; and later Co. C, 1st Virginia Artillery.
People Barksdale, Anthony Sydnor
Subjects Uniforms
Headgear
Hats