Original Civil War Cavalry Cross Swords Brass Hat Insignia. Original brass hat insignia for Cavalry in good condition non-excavated but defiantly worn. One hook is broken, one is intact (see photos). A nice displayable 100% authentic Cavalry set. Circa 1861-1865. A very interesting set in good worn condition. Has expected wear but overall good condition. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. Please see our other items. Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.