BandS Banner

News

We will be at the Wheaton, Illinois show this weekend in the same spot as usual but with new red tablecloths. We will have a lot of new to the market pieces to sell.

If you do not receive a response back quickly when ordering through the website, please email or call us directly via the information provided under the contacts tab. Thank you.

M00351 - Pair of Smith patent shoulder straps for Captain of Infantry

Item Number: M00351

Item Title: Pair of Smith patent shoulder straps for Captain of Infantry

Price: $450

Shipping: Not included

Provenance: US

Model:

Type:

Book:

Location Recovered:

Description:Smith received a patent on June 18, 1861 for a metallic false embroidered shoulder strap. This is a rare pair of captain of infantry straps. These straps are 1-5/8 inches wide and 4 inches in length. The stamped-brass, false embroidered border is 7/16 inches wide. Blue field retains good color with no wear to the surface nap. The bars are also of stamped brass.

This pair is quite attractive and in excellent condition.


Buy Me!