One of them has an area of loose threads on the border. Background field definitely looks black to my eye, although it looks dark blue in the pix.
Actual embroidered area is 3 3/4" across x 1 1/4" wide. Some background fabric protrudes beyond that. I also have other Civil War things up for sale in other auctions- please check them out.
ORIGINAL RARE CIVIL WAR PAIR OF UNION SHOULDER BOARDS STRAPS- LT. I believe these designated either Lt. Colonel or Major in rank. Please check out my other items. Please check out all the pix and supersize them for detail - they are considered part of the description, and speak to the condition far better than I can with words.
My home is smoke free but I do have a cat. I never intentionally misrepresent an item or try to deceive anyone in any way. I always describe my items as accurately as possible, with no attempt to oversell the condition or quality. I try to point out any defects or flaws so that you know exactly what you are getting.However, if you are not satisfied please let me know within three days of receiving the item and every effort will be made to resolve the issue. Depending upon our communication, we may be able to work something out. Good luck, and happy ebaying!
Please be aware that some countries do not allow certain items (such as jewelry) into their borders- this is beyond my control, and not the decision of the US but rather the decision of the other country. These extra services would only be used in the case of an expensive item, for everyone's protection. Get Supersized Images & Free Image Hosting. Create your brand with Auctiva's. Attention Sellers - Get Templates Image Hosting, Scheduling at Auctiva.The item "ORIGINAL RARE CIVIL WAR PAIR UNION SHOULDER BOARDS STRAPS LT. COLONEL / MAJOR" is in sale since Monday, December 18, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Uniforms".
The seller is "joandlu" and is located in Merritt Island, Florida. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.