U1 U.S. Infantry Hat Cord
Unissued hat cord in infantry light blue. Made for use with the 1858 "Hardee" Dress Hat.
U2 U.S. Model 1858 Forage Cap
Model 1858 Forage Cap, or "Bummer Cap."This one is the style commonly referred to as the "Type I," with a rounded brim and smaller crown disk. Light mothing spots are present on the body. The liner is complete and in nice shape. Nice displayable example of an iconic piece of Civil War headgear.
U4 U.S. Infantry Hat Cord
Infantry hat cord in faded light blue. Made for use with the 1858 "Hardee" Dress Hat.
U5 1851 Artillery Driver's Pattern Boots
Excellent pair of Civil War boots. These conform to the 1851 pattern boot for artillery drivers, with internal boot pulls and a slight, curved rise on the front top of the boot. One cloth pull on each boot is intact, another is mostly missing and one is torn. The leather is strong and supple with no flaking whatsoever, and the square toed soles are in great shape. The boots measure 10" long and 13" tall. Excellent displaying example of a genuine Civil War boot.
U6 U.S. Artillery Hat Cord
Artillery hat cord with a rich red color. Made for use with the 1858 "Hardee" Dress Hat. This one still has the strings tied around the tassels, straight from the factory.