Aiguillette

Object Number: 
1935.104k
Date: 
1830-1840
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 22 x 1 1/4 x 1 in. ( 55.9 x 3.2 x 2.5 cm )
Description: 
Gold metallic thread looped cord with coiled tassel.
Gallery Label: 
This aiguillette is part of a military uniform worn by Dr. William H. Jackson (1810-1893) of New York City. He was commissioned surgeon of the 252nd Regiment of Infantry, New York, in 1840.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Margaret A. Jackson
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group