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Object Name Cockade
Catalog Number 0985.10.00066c
Description The secession badge is a round, five-petaled (or five-looped) palmetto badge with a paper tag reading, "For the hero of Leesburg." Within each of three of the petals are a bit of cotton with a single brown seed (believed to be a cotton seed).
Dimensions Dia-2.75 inches
Event Battle of Ball's Bluff / Leesburg
Provenance Cockade made for a hero of Leesburg (based upon inscription).
Subjects Gifts
Heroes