Details: 2Pcs This lot consists of a black felt stovepipe shako with black leather trim and visor. The hat is adorned with brass scales around the band, a brass chain hanging from buttons and secured at the bottom, and a brass infantry insignia in the shape of a horn with decorative details and hanging from a bow. The interior of the hat is canvas with a brown leather sweatband. Also included is a green feather hacket secured in a decorative brass ferrule.
Hat measures approximately 7.75" in diameter and 9.25" high. Visor is approximately 3" wide.
This lot is from the estate of a well-known and 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: These items are in excellent condition and show signs of normal period wear that may include patina, abrasions, rust and soiling as well as flaking to the leather. The hacket feathers may be new.
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