US Military Academy at West Point/Display for Tar Bucket


I'm looking for a tar bucket display case.  Where might I find one?
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It's good to hear from you, Sandra.  Thanks for your interest in West Point.

I apologize for the delayed response, as we had a nearby lightning hit last night that knocked our our Internet.

I don't know a source for a display case specifically for a West Point Full Dress Hat (Tar bucket).  However, you might try eBay under display case.  For example:

It's an acrylic case 9x9x15 with a base.  It's not cheap, but it would certainly work.

I also found

another acrylic case that should work.  This one is a little less expensive.

These seem to be your best alternatives.

Good luck in your quest.

Best Regards,

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I am a 1970 Graduate of West Point. I served six years on active duty and another 8 years in the active reserve. I have been actively involved as a Field Admissions Representative for over 20 years and have participated on my Congressman's Academy Selection Panel for over 25 years. I am actively involved in West Point Alumni affairs, serving in roles both with the West Point Association of Graduates and the local alumni chapter in Annapolis, MD. I also have two sons who graduated from West Point in 1995 and 2001. Both are veterans of the Iraq War and Afghanistan War. The 1995 Grad continues to serve on Active Duty in the Army.

Bachelor of Science, US Military Academy, 1970 Master of Science (Computer Science), The Johns Hopkins University, 1980

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