Details: This lot consists of a Rare Antique Irish Harp Insignia from our Civil War Estate Collection.
This unused insignia, measuring 2.25" x 1.75", was hand "embroidered on thin, stiff paper" with "silver bullion and sequins" for General Michael Corcoran's Legion. [Annotated in "Warman's Civil War Price Collectibles" by John F. Graf]
This lot is from the estate of a very well-respected lifetime Civil War collector in Upstate New York. Worth Auctions will feature scores of antique firearms, edged weapons, paintings, and unusual items over the next few months. A selection of post-1898 firearms by major manufacturers will also be featured.
National Book Auctions will also sell the thousands of rare and collectible volumes which cover nearly every notable personage and event of the Civil War including regimental histories.
Condition / Notes: This delicate insignia is in excellent condition, having never been sewn to a garment.
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