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Shoulder straps (pair)

Object Number: 
1951.489c,d
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Wools, metal, silk, cotton
Dimensions: 
overall (each): 3/8 x 1 7/8 x 4 5/8 in. ( 1 x 4.8 x 11.7 cm )
Description: 
Pair of major's shoulder straps; metal thread embroidered leaves at each end against dark blue wool felt ground, gold metal border around the edges; reverse lined with black silk, brown cotton twill tape strings with metal ferrules at each corner.
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