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Object Name Coat, Frock
Catalog Number 0985.09.00045
Description Uniform Frock coat: doubled breasted, seven buttons in each row, cadet gray wool broadcloth with buff twill wool broadcloth facings and piping, gray wool and cotton homespun lining in body, light brown cotton twill lining in sleeves, thick gold braid captain's collar insignia, gold sleeve braid, Confederate staff buttons with backmark, "EXTRA RICH / TREBLE GILT" and "EXTRA / RICH."
Owned Thomas M. Barker
Owner Regiment Brig. Gen. Henry B. Davidson's Staff
Dept. of South Carolina, Georgia, and North Florida
Provenance Captain Thomas M. Barker served the entire war as a quartermaster officer, primarily on Brig. Gen. Henry B. Davidson's staff and in the Dept. of South Carolina, Georgia, and North Florida.
People Barker, Thomas M.
Search Terms homespun
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Subjects Uniforms