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Insignia

Insignia
Title
Insignia
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
Object Number 
2002.1.4385
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group