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    Regulation Civil War U.S. Artillery Enlisted Shell Jacket. The coat fully trimmed in scarlet worsted tape and retains nine small general service buttons, one post war eagle button, and a post war Iowa button on the front along with four buttons at the collar and two on the functional cuffs. The exterior is in excellent condition showing a few small holes on the red trim at the back of the neck and 5" restricted seam also on the upper back, red trim is bright, retains its "pillows" at the rear waist. The body lining is a predominately gray wool/ cotton weave and includes the standard breast pocket on the left side. The lining of both sleeves exhibits inked-out markings along with an illegible oval inspectors stamp. The lining shows some minor stains and re-sewn seams.

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    June, 2015
    12th-13th Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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