US French Made Model 1860 Shako

Civil War French Model 1860 leather shako. The sturdy black leather shako was issued to 62d & 83d Pennsylvania, 18th Massachusetts and the 49th & 72d New York, with most going to New York. Shako shows minor wear and use, the blue and white pompom is original to the headgear. This type of shako is getting quite scarce in good condition and getting very hard to acquire nice examples like this one.

Condition:Very good.

Estimate: $600 - $900
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