Pavlograd Hussar Regiment Captain's Shoulder Boards

Boards, Shoulder

Date:

1881

Materials:

Galloon, Wool, Brass and Thread

Dimensions:

W 2.375 in x H 5.25 in

Accession Number:

654.1.84

Credit Line:

Gift. Olshansky, Valentina

Description

Pair of shoulder boards of a cavalry captain of the Life-Guard Pavlograd Hussar Regiment. Rectangular with top corners chamfered. Aqua green wool reverse and edges, two strips of gold galloon with zigzags, narrow strip of green in center. Brass cypher of Alexander III in center, brass button with double eagle on top.