RARE IOOF PATRIARCHS MILITANT Ceremonial Uniform Jacket

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  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Nov 15, 2008
  • Channel: Auction House

L@@K !!! RARE Vintage (Antique?) International Order of Odd Fellows (IOOF) PATRIARCHS MILITANT Ceremonial Uniform Jacket !!! NO RESERVE!!!

You are bidding on Very Rare, Vintage PATRIARCHS MILITANT Uniform Jacket made for the Patriarchs Militant, the Ceremonial Uniformed Rank of the International Order of Odd Fellows by The Cincinnati Regalia Company in Cincinnati, Ohio probably sometime around the early 1900's. This appears to be a Museum Quality piece and I don't think you will see to many of these come up for Auction.

The Jacket appears to be a dark, navy blue color and appears to be made of 100% wool with a black satin lining. It has an nine (9) button front closure but only eight (8) brass buttons are on the front. The missing button may have been removed by the original owner to allow for his sash to fit across the front (NO sash is included). It has a two (2) brass button cuff on each sleeve and four (4) brass buttons on the back. All the Brass Buttons have the Crown, Crook and Sword Emblem and are marked, "PATRIARCHS MILITANT IOOF." The Uniform Jacket has an embroidered Crown emblem sewn on at each cuff and on the collar are the embroidered Crook and Sword emblems of the Patriarch Militant. T is one small front pocket at the right side of the waist. It has clips on each shoulder for the epaulets but none
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