Original pattern 1858 Civil War Union EM "Jefferson Davis" cap badge. Measures 3 1/2 - inches high.
Has two wire fasteners to the reverse that appear to be a later addition. Beautiful condition but please judge condition for yourself by the pictures.497 in Cambell & O'Donnell's book American Military Headgear Insignia. The item "Original Civil War Pattern 1858 EM Jefferson Davis Hat Badge" is in sale since Thursday, July 1, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Uniforms". The seller is "yjmilitaria1998" and is located in Waterbury, Connecticut. This item can be shipped worldwide.