Wool, leather, metal
Overall: 5 3/4 x 12 x 11 in. ( 14.6 x 30.5 x 27.9 cm )
Olive drab wool service cap with brown leather visor and chin strap; gilded metal insignia plate consisting of shield-breasted eagle below banner and starburst; buttons securing chin strap decorated with similar motif.
Gift of the 7th Regiment, National Guard New York, through Major Kenneth Miller
maker's label: inside top of crown: ". . . / Brooks Brothers / NW YORK / BOSTON"
stamped in gold: on sweatband: "L. T. M."
business card: in plastic sleeve stitched inside top of crown: "LINCOLN T. MILLER / FIRST LIEUTENANT / 207TH C. A. (A. A.)"
in relief: on insignia: "E PLURIBUS / UNUM"
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