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Pair of British Naval Uniform Epaulettes

Auction:
2447
Lot:
4
Sold for:
$385$325

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2447
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
July 25, 2009 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of British Naval Uniform Epaulettes, mid-19th century, gold lace over leather and felt padded sheet metal core with a cresent of twisted gold purl alternating in light and dark, strap button with anchor and crown and applied single fouled anchor trimmed with silver foil, thread, and beading, all mounted in a custom plexi-glass case, ht. 21 in.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

padded sheet metal core, Epaulette, Fashion, Lace, Military uniforms, Trim