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Object Name AIGUILLETTE
Catalog Number 0985.13.00403
Description Gold braid shoulder cord with gold bullion tassels and a braided length at the end opposite the flat braid.
Dimensions L-80 inches
Owned John Bankhead Magruder
Provenance Aiguillette worn by Major General John Bankhead Magruder. According to the donor, he wore these aiguillettes when serving as aide to the Prince of Wales, when he was on a visit to America. (This is doubtful, according to Magruder scholar John Quarstein - see email in file).
People Magruder, John Bankhead