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11th Indiana Lamp, Plate, and Trivet

These items are thought to have been made circa 1960. 


11th Indiana Lamp - Front, Side, and Back (from left to right)

 


11th Indiana Plate

 


11th Indiana Trivet

 

Caption Under Men in Uniform:

HISTORICAL AMERICAN UNIFORMS

11th INDIANA VOLUNTEERS
(WALLACE ZOUAVES), 1861


Caption on back of lamp and on back of plate:

11th INDIANA VOLUNTEERS
(WALLACE ZOUAVES), 1861

IN APRIL 1861 GENERAL LEWIS WALLACE,
THE AUTHOR OF BEN HUR, THEN A COLONEL,
UNIFORMED WITH THE GOVERNOR'S CON-
SENT, A THOUSAND TROOPS. THESE TROOPS
IN THEIR NEW ZOUAVE UNIFORMS WERE
PARADED AND GAVE THE PUBLIC THE FIRST
DRESS-PARADE BY A FULL REGIMENT HELD
IN THE LIMITS OF THE STATE OF INDIANA

Reproduced from the original plates of
the Company of Military Collectors & Historians
Washington, D.C.