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    Magnificent British WWI Era General's Side Cap. A beautiful side cap constructed of fine black doeskin wool with the scallop trimmed in gold herringbone wire. The two brass front buttons bear the Star of the Order of the Thistle, indicating a connection with one of the Scottish regiments in the British army. A beautiful gilt wire generals' insignia is mounted to the left side of the cap. The cap is lined with black cotton twill cloth and has a black velvet band running along the forehead area. An Edward Smith tailor's label is affixed to the inside of the cap. The cap is complete with both metal scallop hooks and in extraordinary condition. There are no ownership markings present on the cap.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2012
    9th Saturday
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