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    Civil War Cavalry Sergeant's Shell Jacket. 24" long 12-button jacket in the pre-Civil War Dragoon pattern issued to non-commissioned officers. The collar piping and trim are in the style and color of Dragoons. The sergeant's stripes are in the color and style of the Civil War Union Army from 1862 on. The lining shows light wear and minor sweat stains; the condition is otherwise excellent. The belt and buckle, made for a 33" waist, are also in excellent condition, the brass buckle retaining the nickel-silver plating on the wreath. The carbine sling with brass fittings and iron spring clip is 58" long and in very good condition.
    From the Glenwood Swanson Collection.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2018
    9th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 12
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