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STATE OF NEW YORK “SNY” BELT PLATE

STATE OF NEW YORK “SNY” BELT PLATE

This is a very nice SNY belt plate. Typical of Pattern 1839 belt buckles with arrow hooks. Beautiful smooth face with the letters “SNY” in the center. A minor “ding” on the left edge.  Full… (M26403). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE CROSS BELT PLATE – RECOVERED FROM CENTERVILLE, VIRGINIA 1862 CAMP

CONFEDERATE CROSS BELT PLATE – RECOVERED FROM CENTERVILLE, VIRGINIA 1862 CAMP

Plate was dug at the site of the Confederate winter camp after the Battle of Bull Run in 1862. Shows an even brown patina. Reverse shows soldering where hooks were present. Buckle is slightly warped,… (1054-2491). Learn More »

RELIC U.S. ENLISTEDMAN’S CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM CEMETERY HILL, GETTYSBURG

RELIC U.S. ENLISTEDMAN’S CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM CEMETERY HILL, GETTYSBURG

This excavated Pattern 1839 oval US cartridge box plate has a smooth brown patina. The brass face has central “US” with a few dings.  The plate’s reverse has 100% of the lead fill. The two iron… (1054-2179). Learn More »

DUG PATTERN 1839 OVAL CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE DUG IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA

DUG PATTERN 1839 OVAL CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE DUG IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA

Plate has a very attractive face with an even, smooth, light patina. For a dug plate the face is in very nice condition and is free from any major dings or dents. Reverse has 100% of the lead fill… (1000-1225). Learn More »

PATTERN 1839 US CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM THE GETTYSBURG SHIELDS MUSEUM COLLECTION

PATTERN 1839 US CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM THE GETTYSBURG SHIELDS MUSEUM COLLECTION

Oval plate with prominent “US” at center. Face has a rusted dark patina throughout. Small piece of edge missing at the 8 o’clock position. Perhaps a 0.75 inch long but this does not touch the… (1054-1685). Learn More »

$250.00
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BEAUTIFUL PATTERN 1839 OFFICERS SHOULDER BELT PLATE

BEAUTIFUL PATTERN 1839 OFFICERS SHOULDER BELT PLATE

Very attractive plate made of solid brass. Face of plate has applied silver “US” in gothic script inside an applied silver wreath surrounded by a sunburst. The rays of the sunburst are raised and… (160-13). Learn More »

DUG PATTERN 1839 OVAL CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE DUG IN CULPEPER, VA

DUG PATTERN 1839 OVAL CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE DUG IN CULPEPER, VA

Plate has a dark underlying patina with scattered lighter spotting across the face. This was caused by ground action. Face is free of any major dings or dents. Reverse has 100% of the lead fill with… (1000-1210). Learn More »

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

Sharp black lacquered patina. Clean face. Rear loop hooks exhibit rust, while remaining solid. Lead backing displays slight grime and light oxidation. Else VG, and very… (1054-1614). Learn More »

RELIC US M1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED AT LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN

RELIC US M1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED AT LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN

Eagle obverse exhibits darkened patina w/traces of remaining gilt, and a clean sharp face. Reverse attachments rusted but solid. Lead backing moderately corroded and pitted, w/traces of oxidation.… (1054-1537). Learn More »

STRUCK U.S. PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BELT PLATE

STRUCK U.S. PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BELT PLATE

Relic plate shows a bullet hole. How plate was struck, we do not know, but it could possibly have been used by soldiers for target practice. Plate is cracked around bullet hole and edges, but it… (1054-1275). Learn More »

RELIC PATTERN 1851 NCO BELT PLATE RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

RELIC PATTERN 1851 NCO BELT PLATE RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

Plate has a very nice dark patina throughout. All the details of the spread-winged eagle are clearly visible. None of the applied silver wreath remains. Plate is complete with the belt keeper on one… (1054-1620). Learn More »

$295.00
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PATTERN 1841 US ENLISTED MAN’S WAIST BELT WITH LEATHER KEEPER

PATTERN 1841 US ENLISTED MAN’S WAIST BELT WITH LEATHER KEEPER

This style of belt came into use in 1841 and was originally made of white buff but by 1852 buff leather was in short supply and bridle leather began to be used. Also, the new regulations of 1852… (561-14). Learn More »

RELIC US PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE FROM GETTYSBURG

RELIC US PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE FROM GETTYSBURG

This Federal belt plate is of the regulation 1839 pattern and was recovered from an unspecified site at Gettysburg. Constructed in the die-struck and rolled brass method, the brass accoutrement’s… (1054-1640). Learn More »

BUFF LEATHER ENLISTEDMAN’S WAIST BELT AND PLATE

BUFF LEATHER ENLISTEDMAN’S WAIST BELT AND PLATE

The belt is made of white buff leather and has been dyed black on the outside. Attached to one end is the brass keeper while the other has a very nice Pattern 1839 oval “US” plate. In the area of… (1071-04). Learn More »

FRAMED PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED FROM CAMP OF 1ST MARYLAND INFANTRY AT WINCHESTER, VA

FRAMED PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED FROM CAMP OF 1ST MARYLAND INFANTRY AT WINCHESTER, VA

Plate is nicely matted and framed. It is in good relic condition with a dark patina. Shows small areas of light surface rust and cracking. Wood frame is stained dark brown. Measures 10 ½” by 10… (1054-1440). Learn More »

EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED IN VIRGINIA

EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED IN VIRGINIA

Pattern 1826 eagle breast plate to wear on the cartridge box sling. Face has good detail to the eagle and is free of cracks with a light even patina. Reverse has 100% lead fill and only rusted remains… (1054-1686). Learn More »

VOLUNTEER MAINE MILITIA CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE DUG AT GETTYSBURG

VOLUNTEER MAINE MILITIA CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE DUG AT GETTYSBURG

Oval “VMM” plate dug at Gettysburg along the Taneytown Road near the Artillery Ridge Campground. The face of the plate is dark with a smooth even patina that clearly shows the letters “VMM.”… (R23084). Learn More »

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

Breast plate has a face with a nice mellow patina with several small age spots. The stamping of the eagle is very good. Reverse has 100% of the lead fill and both loops.… (696-116). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR OFFICER’S SWORD BELT WITH PATTERN 1851 BUCKLE

CIVIL WAR OFFICER’S SWORD BELT WITH PATTERN 1851 BUCKLE

This is an officer’s sword belt rig in good condition. Belt is constructed of folded leather that is stitched. Belt measures approximately 39” long x 1 ¾” wide. Leather is smooth and supple… (172-5332). Learn More »

NEAR MINT CONDITION CIRCA 1851-1855 RIFLEMAN’S BELT AND SABER BAYONET FROG

NEAR MINT CONDITION CIRCA 1851-1855 RIFLEMAN’S BELT AND SABER BAYONET FROG

In 1839 the oval US plate was introduced for wear on a waist belt by infantry and riflemen. By 1841 the belt for riflemen was increased in width to carry the waist-mounted rifle cartridge box and the… (1000-703). Learn More »


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RARE WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN DIPLOMATIC CORPS DAGGER WITH PORTEPEE, IN OUTSTANDING CONDITION

This type of dagger was authorized by Adolf Hitler in May of 1938 to commemorate his visit to Rome. The dagger is a little over 15.50 inches long with a stylized eagle’s head pommel and a mother of pearl grip. The cross guard features a national… (1022-38). Learn More »

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