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HEAVY ARTILLERY BUFF LEATHER BELT, BUCKLE AND FROG

HEAVY ARTILLERY BUFF LEATHER BELT, BUCKLE AND FROG

This buff leather belt rig is in very good condition. Belt leather remains pliable.  The rectangular eagle NCO plate features the three-piece silver wreath applied to the face. The buckle and keeper… (1000-613). 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 »

$6,500.00
Originally $6,950.00

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 »

$950.00
Originally $1,125.00

OFFICER’S SWORD BELT

OFFICER’S SWORD BELT

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… (33-214). Learn More »

PENNSYLVANIA RESERVE BRIGADE “RB” BUCKLE ON BELT

PENNSYLVANIA RESERVE BRIGADE “RB” BUCKLE ON BELT

Acquired from a Philadelphia estate sale, this is a rare Pennsylvania oval belt plate from the Pennsylvania Reserve Brigade. This plate depicts the state seal of Pennsylvania, two horses over a coat… (33-188). Learn More »

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE FOR NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE FOR NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS

Item was well used, but remains in good condition. Brass face is bright and clean with a crisp eagle stamping. Face has some dings and dents from field use and the plate has some minor bends. Back has… (1000-632). Learn More »

TWO-PIECE MILITIA BUCKLE ON BELT

TWO-PIECE MILITIA BUCKLE ON BELT

Elaborate design featuring an eagle in the center. Two-piece, tongue and wreath style buckle of cast brass and gilted.  Pre-Civil War design that continued to be used through the war. Leather belt is… (1000-605). Learn More »

RARE NEW HAMPSHIRE STATE MILITIA BUCKLE ON BELT

RARE NEW HAMPSHIRE STATE MILITIA BUCKLE ON BELT

New Hampshire State Militia buckle, intended for units from New Hampshire. This plate is believed to have been manufactured during the war. The New Hampshire militia was authorized in 1862. None of… (1000-604). Learn More »

SHEET BRASS MILITIA BELT PLATE

SHEET BRASS MILITIA BELT PLATE

Here is a very nice eagle belt plate as used by many militia officers.  Measures 84mm x 56mm. Die stamped sheet brass featuring central eagle. Thirteen stars around edge.  Attractive face with nice… (1000-1351). Learn More »

US EAGLE BREAST PLATE WITH INITIALS ON REVERSE

US EAGLE BREAST PLATE WITH INITIALS ON REVERSE

Plate has an excellent stamping on the front and a face that has an even medium dark patina. Plate is free of nicks and scratches. Reverse has 100% of the lead fill and both loops. In black ink is the… (1000-1295). 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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »


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THEFT FROM GRAVESITE OF GEN. JOHN REYNOLDS

A large artillery shell, one of pair that sit on either side of the grave of Gen. John F. Reynolds in Lancaster Cemetery, Lancaster, PA has been removed from the site. If anyone comes into contact with the shell or has any information regarding its… . Learn More »

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