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Object Name Pouch, Cap
Catalog Number 0985.11.00120
Description Confederate shield front cap pouch: black leather with double flap, inner flap of russet leather; lead finial, two belt loops sewn to back
Dimensions H-3 W-3.75 inches
Owned James Jackson Neely [J. J. Neely]
Owner Regiment 14th Tennessee Cavalry (Neely's), also known as the 13th Tennessee Cavalry
Made Possible Confederate manufacture
Provenance Col. James Jackson Neely (b. 1827) used this cap box. He organized and led the first company of CSA cavalry from Horman or Hardeman County, Tennessee in 1861. Neely was Col. of the 14th (Neely's) Tennessee Cavalry, also known as the 13th (Neely's) Tennessee Cavalry.
People Neely, James Jackson