Uniform fragments (5 pieces)

Uniform fragments (5 pieces)
Title
Uniform fragments (5 pieces)
Date 
1840-1865
Medium 
Textile, metal
Dimensions 
a: 30 x 1 3/8 in. ( 76.2 x 3.5 cm ) b: 23 1/4 x 1 3/8 in. ( 59.1 x 3.5 cm ) c: 6 3/4 x 1 3/8 in. ( 17.1 x 3.5 cm )
Description 
Four pieces of gold metallic cloth ribbon of varying length (a-d), and one gilded metal button (e) embossed with an eagle perched atop an anchor inside a circle of stars.
Object Number 
INV.8285a-e
Marks 
stamped: on back of button: "YOUNG SMITH & Co / NEW YORK"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group