Shoulder straps (pair)

Object Number: 
1946.336ab
Date: 
1860-1865
Medium: 
Silk, metal
Dimensions: 
overall (pair): 1/4 x 1 1/2 x 4 1/8 in. ( 0.6 x 3.8 x 10.5 cm )
Description: 
Pair of captain's shoulder straps; metal thread embroidered double bars at each end and border around the edges, black velvet ground.
Gallery Label: 
These captain's shoulder straps were worn by Loren Wellington Tuller (1839-1914), who served as Lieutenant, Captain and Brevet Major with the 60th Regiment, New York State Volunteers, 1862-1865. Tuller was later a member of the Grand Army of the Republic and the Military Order of the Loyal Legion.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Margaret Walworth Tuller
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group