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Shoulder straps (pair)

Object Number: 
1951.489ab
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Silk, metal, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/4 x 2 x 4 3/4 in. ( 0.6 x 5.1 x 12.1 cm )
Description: 
Pair of colonel's shoulder straps; metal thread embroidered shield-breasted eagle across the center against green velvet ground, with metal thread border around the edges; lined with brown paper.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the 7th Regiment, National Guard New York, through Kenneth C. Miller
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group