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Shoulder strap

Object Number: 
1953.291e
Date: 
1860-1865
Medium: 
Velvet, metal, wool
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/4 x 1 1/2 x 4 1/8 in. ( 0.6 x 3.8 x 10.5 cm )
Marks: 
handwritten: reverse, across center: "FREDERICK"
Description: 
Light brown velvet shoulder strap with metal thread embroidered bar at each end and border around the edges, set on black wool.
Gallery Label: 
This shoulder strap was worn by the donor's father, Frederick Lockley, while he served in the Civil War from 1862-1865, in Company I, 7th Regiment of Artillery, New York State Volunteers.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Fred Lockley
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group