Overall: 1/2 x 1 3/4 x 4 1/4 in. ( 1.3 x 4.4 x 10.8 cm )
embroidered: across maker's label: "COMDR. G. E. IDE / U. S. N. / S. N. MEYER. MFR. WAHS'N,D.C."
Pair of Naval commander's shoulder straps, with metal thread embroidery of an eagle flanked by fouled anchors against black background; reverse lined with red leather, maker's label across center of reverse, metal hooks at each corner.
Gift of Mrs. John Jay Ide
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