OFFICER'S SHELL JACKET - This double breasted shell jacket was worn by
Confederate officers. An officer's rank was distinguished by the number
of rows of sleeve braid and different collar insignia. The price listed
includes gold sleeve rank braid and collar insignia. The coat is lined
and has an inside left breast pocket. The coat has the branch of service colors on
the collar and cuff facings. Matching lapel facings are available for
additional cost. Per regulations, the coat has 14 equally spaced large buttons
on the front. Sleeves have functional cuffs with 3 small buttons per
cuff. Please specify wool color choice, rank, button choice, and branch
of service color: Buff = staff and engineer. Black = Medical and
Militia. Red = Artillery. Yellow = Cavalry.Blue = Infantry.
Researched, documented and made to exacting standards for authenticity!
Note: Buttons are included on all uniforms we sell.
Please call or email us for sizes 52 and above they are available by special order only.