Lot 1318: Gen Meade's Full Dress Cocked Hat
November 6, 2016
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
Description: General Meade's full dress cocked hat, folding black beaver chapeau with ten gold bullion tassels on each end, one side displaying a 4 3/4" black cockade with raised bullion border (missing insignia). The hat measures 16" l x 6 1/2" h, beige liner with 2" sweat band, detached black plumes, both sides of hat. Certificate of Authenticity (signature house) with motorized L of A from Audrey Dean (grad niece of Abigail Mead Jones). CONDITION: There is some wear at at top and sides of hat, gold bullion is tarnished, black plumes worn.