each: 7 x 4 x 1 1/4 in. ( 17.8 x 10.2 x 3.2 cm )
embroidered: on pad: "V/NG"
stamped: on fastener: "TRADE / [full-length figure of a knight in armor] / MARK"
in relief: on button: "NG"
printed paper label: on box fragment: "HENRY V. ALLIEN & CO., / Successors to HORSTMANN BROS, & ALLIEN, / Military G
Pair of veteran artillery officer's shoulder knots; pad with "V/NG" embroidered in black on red wool ground, with three rows of gold braid surrounding; strap with interlaced gold braid and gilded metal button embossed with initials "NG" between branches of oak and laurel; brass strap fastener.
Gift of Mrs. Philip G. Schermerhorn
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