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    Civil War Cavalry Officer's Jacket This style of jacket was issued by several states, but is most closely associated with mid-war issues to Ohio troops. It retains eight original eagle C buttons and one eagle I, five are Scovill backmarked four are Extra Quality, one is detached, all appear to have original stitching. The sleeves are cut in the classic manner, with wide ballooned elbows tapering to narrow cuffs. Belt loops at each side attached with eagle C buttons. At each cuff is a double strip of thin gold braid forming a decorative trefoil and indicating the rank of first lieutenant. 1 1/8" tall stand-up velvet lined collar. The interior is the typical deep green/black, quilted polished cotton lining with white cotton sleeve lining. This exceptional coat shows only minimal wear which is mostly at the cuffs.

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    December, 2014
    13th Saturday
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