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Shoulder straps (pair)

Shoulder straps (pair)
Title
Shoulder straps (pair)
Date 
1860-1865
Medium 
Wool, metal
Dimensions 
overall (each): 1/4 x 1 1/2 x 4 in. ( 0.6 x 3.8 x 10.2 cm )
Description 
Pair of dark blue or black wool shoulder straps with gold metal thread embroidered border around edges.
Credit Line 
Gift of Isaac B. Sniffen
Object Number 
1918.56ab
Gallery Label 
These shoulder straps were worn by John A. Sniffen when he served with the 7th Regiment, 6th Company. According to the accession record, he entered the military in April, 1861.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group