Lot includes one Army issue M1911 Service Hat with Medical Service cord, one commercial M1911 service hat by G.W. Alexander & Co., one Signal Corps sleeve patch, one Artillery sleeve patch, one Medical sleeve patch, one Musician's sleeve patch, and one brass bugle with a mouthpiece.
Issue hat is in good condition, felt is soft with visible nap. Brim has five rows of stitching and sweatband is soft and pliable. Bears United Hatters Union tag. Hat cord is in good condition with some fraying and discoloration due to age. The commercial cap is also in good condition with soft leather, though some cracks and wear is present. "Biltmore Hat" stamp is visible with some wear. Manufacturers tag is present, under sweatband, though it is fragile. Patches are in good condition with very little wear. The trumpet is in good condition with a light patina and some surface scratches. Marked "U.S. Regulation, "MADE IN USA" in two lines.