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Object Name Coat, Military
Other Name Tunic/Uniform
Object Number 1934.369.1A
Collection Webb Cook Hayes
Description single-breasted tunic-style coat of dark blue serge; standing collar fastened with two hook and eyes; black lining; coat closes with a flap containing concealed buttons; vericle opening/slit at each side of hip; trimmed with black mohair flat braid all around the bottom, the front edges, the collar,and along both side openings; the braid is 1 3/8" wide; each side opening has a concealed button at the top and a hook and eye 2 " from the bottom; on each side of the collar are the letters "U.S.V." made of gilt metal; bullion framed shoulder straps with yellow facing; each strap has 2 gold oak leaves; 2 inside pockets.

Date 1900
Year Range from 1900
Dimensions W-38 L-73 inches
Dimension Details width measurement is from shoulder to shoulder
Material serge; metal
Event Boxer Rebellion
Search Terms Army
Boxer Rebellion
Chaffee
China
Peking