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    18th Century Wig as Worn by Many Military Officers During the American Revolution. Fabricated entirely of human hair. The inside has a gauze like skull cap which is rather heavily reinforced with 1/2" wide silk bands winch are stitched across the crown and interwoven at five different spots along the sides, front and back. Everything is of course entirely hand stitched. Tied in a bow at the back with a 1 1/4" wide black silk ribbon. Excellent sound condition overall. The hair around the front and sides displays a strong curl, while the hair in the back is straight and is tied in a pony tail with the black silk ribbon. Rarely seen on today's market and a superb addition to an 18th century/Revolutionary War military display.

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    June, 2012
    9th Saturday
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