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Bandolier

Bandolier
Title
Bandolier
Date 
1860-1875
Medium 
Cotton, brass
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 1/4 in. ( 5.7 cm )
Description 
Cotton and brass bandolier; white canvas belt with corner-cut, rectangular brass plate pin fastened to middle.
Credit Line 
Gift of Henry Pearl Talmadge
Object Number 
1934.81c
Gallery Label 
According to accession records, this bandolier was used by the donor while a member of the 7th Regiment, National Guard New York, from 1870 to 1877.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group