US Army infantry uniform cap

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Titles US Army infantry uniform cap
Description United States Army officer's Civil War era forage cap (or kepi) made of blue wool flannel with an unbound, tarred leather visor. Made by Lewis J. and Issac Phillips in New York.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 5 inches height
6 inches width
7 inches depth
2 1/4 inches depth (bill)
Nomenclature cap (headgear)
military uniform
Materials wool felt
brass (alloy)
pasteboard
leather
cotton
Creation Made by: Lewis J. & Issac Phillips
Made in: New York, United States
Subjects Used by: United States, Army, Infantry
Issued by: United States, Army
Used in: Pennsylvania, United States
Used in: Civil War, 1861-1865
Used by: Men
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Equipment and supplies.
Military. 1861-1865 (Civil & Indian Wars). Clothing. Footwear & Headgear
Dates Creation: 1858
Use: Not earlier than 1861 - Not later than 1865 (Civil War)
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 1981.118.1 (Accession Number)

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