Overall: 7 x 12 x 7 in. ( 17.8 x 30.5 x 17.8 cm )
in relief: on front insignia plate: "DUCIT AMOR PATRIAE / 47 / N.G.S.N.Y."
printed paper label: affixed inside crown: "From / BAKER & McKENNEY / Manufacturers and Dealers in / Military Goods, / 141 Grand Street, NEW YORK."
handwritten in ink: on printed
Black wool felt shako with black patent leather top and trim; angled cylindrical crown with gilded metal insignia of the 47th Regiment, N.G.S.N.Y., attached to front; small, somewhat rectangular visor; white pompon mounted above insignia; black leather sweatband.
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