Overall: 1/4 x 1 1/4 x 3 1/8 in. ( 0.6 x 3.2 x 7.9 cm )
Red (now faded) velvet lietenant's shoulder strap with metal embroidered bar at each end and border around the edges.
This shoulder strap was worn by the donor's father, Frederick Lockley, Sr., when he served in the Civil War, 1862-1865. The accession record notes that this shoulder strap was worn during the Battle of Cold Harbor.
Gift of Fred Lockley
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.