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Object Name Jacket, Shell
Catalog Number 0985.11.00094
Description Single breasted, 9 button front, gray wool twill kersey with no facings or piping, light brown cotton sheeting and dark green wool and silk lining in body, white cotton sheeting lining in sleeves captain's collar insignia removed, no sleeve braid, Federal staff buttons with backmark: "EXTRA/QUALITY."
Owned Thomas Feam Perkins
Owner Regiment 11th Tennessee Cavalry, Co. I
Provenance Shell hacket worn by Thomas F. Perkin, who served with the Co. I, 11th Tennessee Cavalry, one of the units in Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest's original brigade.
People Perkins, Thomas Feam
Subjects Uniforms