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Aiguillette

Aiguillette
Title
Aiguillette
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.
Credit Line 
Gift of Miss Margaret A. Jackson
Object Number 
1935.104k
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.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group