Buckles/Plates

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US MODEL 1851 CAVALRY BELT RIG

US MODEL 1851 CAVALRY BELT RIG

Belt is in overall nice condition with both drops, shoulder support strap, plate and one replaced sliding keeper. Leather is in pliable condition. Belt meas. approx. 2.75 inches wide and exhibits… (1043-73). Learn More »

U.S. 1839 PATTERN CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE BY H.A. DINGEE

U.S. 1839 PATTERN CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE BY H.A. DINGEE

The Dingee family of New York City was heavily involved in making and supplying U.S. military accoutrements and insignia for the first half of the nineteenth century. Henry A. Dingee and a… (998-799). Learn More »

COMPLETE ENGLISH SNAKE BUCKLE

COMPLETE ENGLISH SNAKE BUCKLE

The plate consists of two keepers and the snake shaped hook. The snake’s body shows details on each side. Both are side views of the snake with a floral decoration at middle. Brass has a nice mellow… (33-445). Learn More »

$150.00
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VIRGINIA RECTANGULAR WAIST BELT PLATE

VIRGINIA RECTANGULAR WAIST BELT PLATE

Virginia is known to have ordered these state-seal belt military plates just before the war. Northern manufacturers were willing to take on the business and there are two different die-strikes. One,… (33-255). Learn More »

US PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE

US PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE

This non-excavated Federal belt plate is of the regulation 1839 pattern. Constructed in the die-struck and rolled brass method, the brass accoutrement’s face shows a clear “US”. Face shows dings… (33-316). Learn More »

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

Item is in excellent condition. Brass face has clean and even finish with typical eagle stamping. Light wear to the raised areas (legs). Back has 100% lead fill with two complete wire loops. This… (33-315). Learn More »

MODEL 1851 NCO SWORD BELT PLATE

MODEL 1851 NCO SWORD BELT PLATE

Civil War era non-commissioned officer’s belt buckle. Cast brass eagle buckle which has a one-piece applied German silver wreath.  The buckle has a bright finish. This has the narrow ½ inch wide… (33-305). Learn More »

$225.00
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MILITIA OVAL BREAST PLATE DUG IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA

MILITIA OVAL BREAST PLATE DUG IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA

Nice sheet brass oval militia breast plate. Item is slightly convex with a smooth brown patina throughout. Face is smooth with two tiny edge cracks. Reverse has two small spots of lead where fasteners… (1000-1347). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE FRAME BUCKLE

CONFEDERATE FRAME BUCKLE

Excavated cast brass frame buckle 62mm wide x 72mm tall. Complete with two tines and no bends or cracks. Recovered at Chancellorsville.  [jet] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH… (33-249). Learn More »

$550.00
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GUTTER-BACK CONFEDERATE FRAME BUCKLE

GUTTER-BACK CONFEDERATE FRAME BUCKLE

Small sized frame buckle measuring 59mm wide x 65mm tall. Smooth face. A shallow channel cast in the back gives this plate its name. Plate is in very nice condition. This is an excavated buckle but… (33-253). Learn More »

STRUCK PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

STRUCK PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

The face of the plate has turned a mustard brown color from ground action. The high surfaces such as the eagle’s chest and neck have been rubbed clean from handling and show a darker brown patina.… (33-453). Learn More »

$295.00
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PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

The face has a good strong stamping but does have light to moderate surface dirt. There are no dents or scratches. The reverse has both hooks and 100% of the lead fill. … (1000-2369). Learn More »

FANTASTIC NAMED CONFEDERATE COTTON BELT - PUBLISHED IN BOOK ON CIVIL WAR RELICS

FANTASTIC NAMED CONFEDERATE COTTON BELT - PUBLISHED IN BOOK ON CIVIL WAR RELICS

This unique Confederate belt was published on page 228 of “THE ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF AMERICAN CIVIL WAR RELICS” by Stephen W. Sylvia and Michael J. O’Donnell in 1978. It was originally part of… (33-244). Learn More »

CIRCA 1880’S RECTANGULAR CLIPPED CORNER BELT PLATE

CIRCA 1880’S RECTANGULAR CLIPPED CORNER BELT PLATE

Sheet brass clipped corner plate in nice condition. Clean, smooth face with a medium patina. Back has a wide tongue and a brass bar keeper. Plate meas. approx. 3.00 x 2.25… (408-445). Learn More »

MILITIA PANEL PLATE 1845-1860

MILITIA PANEL PLATE 1845-1860

Very nice and complete eagle militia plate circa 1840-1860. Stamped sheet brass plate featuring a central eagle within a thin linear border surrounded by thirteen five-pointed stars around the… (998-728). Learn More »

$350.00
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UNISSUED PATTERN 1839 OVAL US BELT PLATE

UNISSUED PATTERN 1839 OVAL US BELT PLATE

Face has almost all of its original gilt finish. There are a few scattered age spots otherwise the plate is as issued. There are no dings or dents on the edge. Face has a few minor scratches. Reverse… (998-720). Learn More »

RELIC US PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE – FROM FIRE PIT

RELIC US PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE – FROM FIRE PIT

This Federal belt plate is of the regulation 1839 pattern. This belt plate looks to have come out of a fire pit where it was burnt to reclaim the lead.  Constructed in the die-struck and rolled brass… (1000-1244). Learn More »

COMPLETE MODEL 1855 RIFLEMAN’S BUCKLE

COMPLETE MODEL 1855 RIFLEMAN’S BUCKLE

Excavated rifleman’s buckle.  Found together with all four pieces.  There is an old Mac Mason identification painted on the face that has been mostly scraped off. There is an additional half… (543-41). Learn More »

WHITE BUFF LEATHER DRAGOON SWORD BELT WITH FIELD REPAIRED “US” BUCKLE

WHITE BUFF LEATHER DRAGOON SWORD BELT WITH FIELD REPAIRED “US” BUCKLE

Buff leather dyed brown on the outside to conform to the 1851 Regulations while the inside was left white. Leather is in very nice condition but just a bit stiff. The frog for the M1832 Artillery… (410-358). Learn More »

WHITE BUFF LEATHER DRAGOON SWORD BELT WITH FIELD REPAIRED “US” BUCKLE

WHITE BUFF LEATHER DRAGOON SWORD BELT WITH FIELD REPAIRED “US” BUCKLE

Nice condition white buff leather sword belt. Measures approximately 40” long with buckle. Belt is just a hair under 2” wide. White buff leather is soiled and slightly stiff. Short and long straps… (1000-705). Learn More »


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MAMALUKE SABER MANUFACTURED IN ENGLAND

Manufactured: England  Maker: William Harvey  Year: 1840 - 1850  Model: Mameluke  Size: 30.25  Condition: VG Wonderful Mamaluke Saber manufactured in England.  Most likely for a British officer but possible it was imported to the US market. … (870-74). Learn More »

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