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Military jacket

Description

Blue wool military jacket w/ high collar and long bottom. 9 button holes on front of chest for closure. 9 gold buttons w/ image of 2 men standing by medallion. 3 buttons on cuffs. Gold ribbon on shoulders. Dark blue satin lining. Slit in tail.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Inscriptions
Embossed on buttons: ""DARIGO/ MAINE""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
machine sewing (technique)
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
armed forces
Civil War
civil wars
JACKET
jackets (garments)
machine sewing (technique)
Machine Sewn
Military
military uniforms
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1998.3108
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
21508

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