Beauregard's trousers were a regulation gray with the correct general's twin gold stripes while his sash was an equally correct canary yellow. His tasseled beret was no doubt intended for off-duty relaxation and was almost certainly embroidered by a lady, possibly his wife. The epaulettes, however, were intended to be worn with uniform and must have been made specially for Beauregard somewhere in the Confederacy or imported from Europe. The kepi, too, is very ornate, with its crimson color and brown leather peak offset by the gold braid.
Below: Pierre Gustave Toutant Beauregard in the uniform of a Confederate general.
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