US Army officer's hat insignia

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Titles US Army officer's hat insignia
Description United States Army infantry officer's corps insignia for the Model 1858 "Hardee" hat. It was worn by Captain Otto F. Dreher of the 3rd Minnesota Volunteers, Company A. The insignia consists of a hunting horn embroidered in bullion on a black velvet oval. Within the loop is the number "3".
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 9 centimeters length
5.5 centimeters width
Nomenclature insignia (device)
military uniform
Materials velvet
Subjects Owned/used by: Dreher, Otto F.
United States, Army, Minnesota Infantry Regiment, 3rd (1861-1865), Company A
Used in: Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Used in: Minnesota, United States
Used by: Germans
Used during: Civil War, 1861-1865
Immigration and settlement
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Equipment and supplies.
Military. Insignia, Medals, & Buttons
Military. 1861-1865 (Civil & Indian Wars). Clothing. Accessories
Dates Use: Not earlier than 1861 - Not later than 1865 (Civil War)
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 1987.100.1 (Accession Number)

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