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Object Name Kepi
Catalog Number 0985.13.00717
Description Infantry officer's kepi of blue wool with dark blue/black band; two rows of gold thread braid around the base of the crown above the band, front back and sides of the crown; quatrefoil of two strand of gold braid on top of crown; waterproof canvas visor and chin strap; Virginia state cuff buttons on either side; red leather sweatband; blue striped silk lining.
Dimensions H-3 L-10.5 inches
Owned Henry Carter Lee
Provenance Kepi worn by Henry Carter Lee, Ordnance Officer, Lee's Cavalry Corps.
People Lee, Henry Carter
Subjects Uniforms
Headgear
Hats