Insignia

Object Number: 
2002.1.4385
Date: 
1860-1900
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
2 1/2 x 1 3/4 x 1/4 in.
Description: 
A gold colored metal military cap insignia in the shape of two detailed crossed flinklock rifles under "U.S.", with two small stickpins on the reverse for mounting on a cap or hat. Probably a pre-World War I infantry hat insignia.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group