Object Title

officer's model hot weather sack-coat

officer's model hot weather sack-coat

Date

1898

Object Number

XVI.280

Provenance

Purchased at auction from Thomas Del Mar. Date of sale 30th June 2010, lot 239. From General Stone to his daughter Romaine Madeleine Turnure, married Augustus Debonaire John Monson, 9th Baron Monson in 1903; by family descent; sold by order of the trustees of the 10th Baron Monson.

Physical Description

of unlined linen, trimmed around collars, skirts and fronts with 3.2cm; 1?in wide cotton braid, concealed buttons at the fronts, hook-and-eye fastenings to the side skirts vents and at the collars and with a cotton braid band on cuffs; single cotton pockets inside left breasts in each of which are labels reading Brig Genl Stone U.S. Vols.

Associations

Places USA

Notes

See XVI.279.