TACWM logo

Object Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Object Name SASH
Catalog Number 0985.10.00179
Description Sash of red silk mesh with flat woven ends and fringe.
Dimensions W-3.5 inches
Owned John Hillary Gary
Owner Regiment 15th South Carolina Infantry (Col. Blanding), Co. A
Provenance Capt. John Hillary Gary of Co. A, 15th South Carolina Infantry, wore this sash as part of his Confederate uniform during the war. He was mortally wounded at Battery Wagner on August 12, 1863.
People Gary, John Hillary
Search Terms Fort Wagner / Battery Wagner
Subjects uniforms