Buckles/Plates

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US CAVALRY/ARTILLERY BELT WITH NCO PLATE

US CAVALRY/ARTILLERY BELT WITH NCO PLATE

White buff belt dyed brown on the outside in very good condition. Plate is rectangular NCO eagle plate marked “265” with a matching numbered keeper. Left side has double riveted and sewn tab… (1000-603). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR REGULATION MODEL 1851 PATTERN U.S. OFFICER’S RECTANGULAR SWORD BELT PLATE

CIVIL WAR REGULATION MODEL 1851 PATTERN U.S. OFFICER’S RECTANGULAR SWORD BELT PLATE

This Federal rectangular eagle / wreath waist belt plate is a typical Model 1851 officer’s early war specimen. In very good overall condition, the slightly convex-shaped, solid, brass device… (M22319). Learn More »

RELIC MODEL 1851 NCO SWORD BELT PLATE WITH GILT

RELIC MODEL 1851 NCO SWORD BELT PLATE WITH GILT

Excavated Civil War era non-commissioned officer’s belt buckle. Cast brass eagle buckle with integral wreath.  The buckle almost appears non-excavated as the gilt finish remains nearly intact. Only… (1000-1262). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR OFFICER’S SWORD BELT w/PLATE

CIVIL WAR OFFICER’S SWORD BELT w/PLATE

Black bridle leather, 34” length,  1.5” width - -w/ two strap hangers, 11 & 19”  length, .75” width, and 10 punched holes.  M1851 Officers belt plate exhibits medium coppery patina… (665-18). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE TWO PIECE SWORD BELT PLATE

CONFEDERATE TWO PIECE SWORD BELT PLATE

An excavated Confederate officer’s belt buckle. Cast brass buckle created in two pieces; a tongue and a wreath.  The "CS" at center on tongue stands out well.  Nice matching, even patina. The… (1000-1315). Learn More »

US CAVALRY/ARTILLERY MAKER MARKED BUFF LEATHER SWORD BELT WITH NCO PLATE

US CAVALRY/ARTILLERY MAKER MARKED BUFF LEATHER SWORD BELT WITH NCO PLATE

White buff belt dyed brown on the outside in overall excellent condition. Plate is rectangular eagle plate with the applied silver wreath marked “584” with a matching numbered keeper. The bottom… (1000-706). Learn More »

GUTTER-BACK CONFEDERATE FRAME BUCKLE

GUTTER-BACK CONFEDERATE FRAME BUCKLE

Small sized frame buckle measuring 60mm wide x 66mm tall. Smooth face with even brown patina. A shallow channel cast in the back gives this plate its name. Plate is in very nice condition. Unknown… (1000-1312). Learn More »

VIRGINIA OFFICER’S BELT PLATE

VIRGINIA OFFICER’S BELT PLATE

Cast of thick brass, this rectangular belt plate has the raised image of the Virginia state seal with motto, “SIC SEMPER TYRANUS” above, and, “VIRGINIA” below. Seal features Virtus with sword… (1000-1341). Learn More »

VIRGINIA BELT PLATE

VIRGINIA BELT PLATE

Stamped brass rectangular belt plate has the raised image of the Virginia state seal with motto, “SIC SEMPER TYRANUS” above, and, “VIRGINIA” below. Seal features Virtus with sword down and… (1000-1340). Learn More »

EXCAVATED CONFEDERATE “BEVELED EDGE” FRAME BUCKLE

EXCAVATED CONFEDERATE “BEVELED EDGE” FRAME BUCKLE

Small Confederate frame buckle measuring 55mm wide x 63mm tall.  Dug belt buckle with even tan patina. Excellent condition with nice original “body curve”. Recovered from central Virginia. … (1000-1320). Learn More »

RELIC U.S. PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE – GETTYSBURG RETREAT

RELIC U.S. PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE – GETTYSBURG RETREAT

This excavated plate has a nice brass face with chocolate brown patina. The detail on the eagle is very good. The reverse has 99.9% of the lead fill. Both iron hooks have rusted away. This was… (286-270). Learn More »

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

Choice eagle plate found on the 1st Day’s battlefield west of town along Route 30 bridge over Willoughby Run. Sans both iron loops on back. Nice light olive patina on… (286-446). Learn More »

MILITIA / CONFEDERATE CLIPPED-CORNER BELT PLATE

MILITIA / CONFEDERATE CLIPPED-CORNER BELT PLATE

Excavated “clipped corner” belt plate.  Dark green-brown mixed patina.  Retains very good shape as most sheet brass plates were susceptible to bends and folds.  This specimen exhibits only the… (1000-1316). Learn More »

EXCAVATED CONFEDERATE FRAME BUCKLE

EXCAVATED CONFEDERATE FRAME BUCKLE

Simple Confederate frame buckle measuring 65mm wide x 75mm tall.  Dug belt buckle with green patina. The central bar that the belt leather attaches to has a hairline, but the bar itself is not bent.… (1000-1336). Learn More »

MILITIA SWORD BELT & BUCKLE, ca. 1846- 1850

MILITIA SWORD BELT & BUCKLE, ca. 1846- 1850

Black bridle leather, 38” in width, 1.5” in width. Two Strap-hangars, 11 x 22.75” in length, .875” in width. Brass circular disc buckle, with wingspread eagle encircled by 29 stars. Circular,… (846-110). Learn More »

LIKE NEW AUTOGRAPHED COPY OF “AMERICAN MILITARY BELT PLATES”

LIKE NEW AUTOGRAPHED COPY OF “AMERICAN MILITARY BELT PLATES”

Hardcover volume meas. approx. 8.75 x 11.25 inches. The work was done by Michael J. O’Donnell and J. Duncan Campbell and is signed by them on a bookplate pasted to the inside front cover. Volume was… (573-68). Learn More »

TWO PIECE CS TONGUE AND WREATH PLATE ON THE ORIGINAL BELT

TWO PIECE CS TONGUE AND WREATH PLATE ON THE ORIGINAL BELT

Sandcast two-piece plate in excellent condition. Tongue is slightly convex with a good, clear “C’ and an “S” that has a flaw in the upper serif. Wreath has pronounced detail. Both pieces have… (846-107). Learn More »

EXCELLENT CONDITION U.S. NAVY ENLISTED BELT

EXCELLENT CONDITION U.S. NAVY ENLISTED BELT

Regulation belt made of blackened buff leather.  This pattern belt and japanned iron friction buckle seems to have appeared in 1862.  It is specifically detailed as a regulation issue item by the… (1000-576). Learn More »

EXCAVATED CIVIL WAR “VMM” OVAL WAIST BELT PLATE

EXCAVATED CIVIL WAR “VMM” OVAL WAIST BELT PLATE

Presented here is an excavated “Volunteer Militia of Maine” oval waist belt plate that was issued to the State’s volunteer infantrymen early in the Civil War. Maine formally organized its… (1000-1541). Learn More »

EXCAVATED CIVIL WAR “VMM” OVAL WAIST BELT PLATE

EXCAVATED CIVIL WAR “VMM” OVAL WAIST BELT PLATE

Presented here is an excavated “Volunteer Militia of Maine” oval waist belt plate that was issued to the State’s volunteer infantrymen early in the Civil War. Maine formally organized its… (1000-1539). Learn More »


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VIRGINIA BELT BUCKLE

Face of brass plate has the state seal of Virginia in great detail with a nice rich green patina. High areas still retain original gilt. Slight verdigris is present on some areas. Plate measures 2” x 2 ¾”.  Reverse with saudered hooks is… (215-16). Learn More »

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