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    Civil War U.S. Army Forage Cap. A nice original example with dark blue wool body that shows minor scattered moth holes the largest being 1/4", retains its original leather chin strap with eagle side buttons and brass adjusting buckle. Leather visor is in excellent condition. Interior 1 1/2' leather sweatband showing minor wear, lined with brown polished cotton in very good condition. Crown exhibits an original infantry hunting horn insignia. An untouched cap in very nice condition.

    From the estate of Houston collector Brent Burg.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2012
    9th Saturday
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