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    Lot of Four Confederate General Officer Costume Coats.
    Comprising: 1.) Confederate general officer coat with eight Confederate general service buttons with Waterbury Button Co. back marks. Eight buttons missing. The rear buttons are later U.S. eagle buttons. All the coats in this lot are obviously from an old costume shop. 2.) Confederate general officer coat with "L-Etoile du Nord Minnesota" buttons and marked "Property of Minneapolis Costume Co." on the inside lining. 3.) Confederate general officer coat, lacking all buttons, with green lining. Obviously a costume. 4.) Confederate general officer coat with a few "Excelsior" gilt buttons remaining. Obviously a costume. Provenance: National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum. Sold to benefit the Museum's collections and acquisitions.

    Condition: Good to very good. Some examples with snags, tears and holes. Most missing buttons.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2018
    9th Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 14
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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