Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Civil War US Navy Officer's Visored Cap Bearing the Rank Insignia of Master. Blue wool body stands 3" high and in perfect condition. Blue wool rank insignia patch on front with gold bullion wreath surround a diagonally placed brass fouled anchor. 1/2" band of gold bullion tape extends around the back of the hat from side button to side button. 5/8" leather chinstrap with brass buckle and leather loop with M1852 US Navy side buttons. Oilcloth bound tarred leather visor. Interior with 1 1/2" brown leather sweatband, blue silk lining quilted in the crown, just showing minor honest wear else perfect. An exceptional example of a very scarce Civil Navy US officer's cap.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2013
    8th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,623

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2020 May 22 Space Exploration Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    Heritage has gone above and beyond my expectations in handling all of my transactions in a thoroughly professional manner. I would not hesitate to recommend them to anyone worldwide for the exemplary auction and valuation services they provide.
    Richard H.,
    Corsicana, TX
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2019 November 2 Lincoln and His Times Americana & Political Signature Auction - Dallas
    2019 November 2 Lincoln and His Times Americana & Political Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $1,853,301