$1,450.00

SKU: US21937 Category: Product ID: 20499

Description

COAT – 5 BUTTON M1883 ARMY SACK, IW WOOL ISSUE: HAS NICE OVAL STAMP OF “JEFFERSONVILLE/ 1898-1899/ QM DEPOT/2” MARKINGS IN ONE SLEEVE AND “RECEIVED JEFFERSONVILLE/ Q.M. DEPT/ INSPECTOR NO 1.” IN OTHER. ALSO HAS OWNER’S NAME “AUG.PUTTING” IN INK IN BOTH SLEEVES. THE INDIAN WAR FRONT BUTTONS ARE HELD ON WITH TRIPLE STEEL RINGS (WWI PERIOD ARE ALL DOUBLE RING) TO REMOVE FOR CLEANING (UNUSUAL). DOUBLE INTERIOR BREAST POCKETS. THE THREE SMALL CUFF BUTTONS ON EACH SLEEVE ARE SEWN INTO PLACE (1884 CHANGE FROM 2 BUTTONS). NEAR MINT CONDITION SHOWING SOME VERY, VERY LIGHT SWEAT STAINS IN SLEEVE AREA. NO MOTHING – A BEAUTIFUL COLLECTOR GRADE JACKET, ABOUT AS NICE AS THEY COME.