Insignia, crossed rifles with 8/G 7. Leather sweat is original, stiff, 9. Wool felt with some moth chews, not noticeable 10.A little dingy but not stained 11. Got a note from fellow ebayer the insignia is from 1875, the hat may be older. Side to side 13.5 in. And back to back 15 in. Back crown 6.5 in. Around inside edge 22.5 in. Scroll down for larger photos. All US packages have tracking and are insured. These charges are the buyers responsibility. Powered by SixBit's eCommerce Solution. The item "Old period mens 7 1/4 Civil War Indian War infantry hat wide brim tan 1860-1880" is in sale since Wednesday, December 8, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Uniforms". The seller is "pentiques" and is located in Candia, New Hampshire. This item can be shipped worldwide.