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Object Name Epaulet
Catalog Number 0985.00.00048a
Description Epaulet: One of a pair of epaulets (.0.48a-b) with brass crescents with gold thread fringe, red leather liners, and red velvet shoulder breaks. An eagle "A" cuff button is attached to each shoulder. Each brass clip is stamped on the right and left.
Dimensions L-7.5 inches
Owned Joseph Wheeler
Provenance Maj. Gen. Joseph Wheeler wore this pair of epaulettes on his Confederate uniform.
People Wheeler, Joseph
Subjects uniforms