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Shoulder straps (pair) in original box

Object Number: 
Z.3068a-d
Date: 
1890-1920
Medium: 
Textile, cardboard
Dimensions: 
Each (strap): 4 1/8 x 1 5/8 x 3/8 in. (10.5 x 4.1 x 1 cm)
Marks: 
maker's mark: on box lid: "HORSTMANN BROS & CO. / TRADE / MARK. / PHILADELPHIA."
Description: 
Pair of brigadier general's(?) shoulder straps in original cardboard box; each rectangular strap made of black felt with silver embroidered star at center, gold embroidered border, and two hooks on reverse for fastening; rectangular cardboard box covered in maroon paper with silver border on lid and silver maker's mark.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group