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TWO-PIECE, MILITIA BELT PLATE, 1850s – 1870s

TWO-PIECE, MILITIA BELT PLATE, 1850s – 1870s

Cast brass, two-piece “tongue and wreath” style belt plate. Central “tongue” portion is “domed” and in high relief. Spread-winged eagle grasping a shield and surrounded with stars. Popular… (990-110). Learn More »

U.S. MODEL 1887 MILLS BUCKLE FOR PENNSYLVANIA TROOPS

U.S. MODEL 1887 MILLS BUCKLE FOR PENNSYLVANIA TROOPS

The 1887 style “H” buckle for Mills’ web cartridge belt. Has Anson Mills patent information, TC Orndorff Sole Manf. Worcester Mass USA stamped on tongue. “NGP” stamped in recessed oval on… (990-55). Learn More »

TWO-PIECE MILITIA BELT PLATE, 1840s – 1850s

TWO-PIECE MILITIA BELT PLATE, 1840s – 1850s

Cast brass, two-piece “tongue and wreath” style belt plate. Central eagle has one wind held higher than the other and no tail feathers. Popular with militia officers in 1840s and 1850s. Bright… (990-102). Learn More »

WREATH SECTION OF TWO PIECE CS PLATE

WREATH SECTION OF TWO PIECE CS PLATE

This is the wreath section only of a two piece CS plate. The surface has green discoloration over a light patina which causes the details of the wreath to stand out. Keeper is present and intact but… (986-63). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE FRAME BUCKLE RECOVERED AT PETERSBURG

CONFEDERATE FRAME BUCKLE RECOVERED AT PETERSBURG

Plate has flat face with both teeth present. When laid on a tabletop a slight bend is perceptible but otherwise the item is in very nice condition with a dark surface patina. Plate was recovered at… (986-69). Learn More »

GUTTER BACK CONFEDERATE FRAME BUCKLE

GUTTER BACK CONFEDERATE FRAME BUCKLE

Smooth face and a hollow back gives this plate its name. Plate is in nice condition with a small bend in one of the teeth. Surface patina shows that the plate is dug but the location of its recovery… (986-65). Learn More »

RELIC U.S. PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE – WILDERNESS

RELIC U.S. PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE – WILDERNESS

This excavated plate has a brass face with uncleaned surface patina. The detail on the eagle is very good. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill. Both iron hooks remain. The relic hunter wrote on the… (986-55). Learn More »

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

Plate has a light patina to its face with some built up dirt in the low areas. Face has good detail and is free of dents. Reverse has 100% of the lead fill and both iron loops. Nice example of the… (981-41). Learn More »

US MODEL 1851 OFFICER’S BELT & BELT PLATE

US MODEL 1851 OFFICER’S BELT & BELT PLATE

Seamed and double stitched black bridal leather belt measures 42. 5 x 1.75”, with attached shield-shaped sword pad (5 x 5.5”). Stitching tight, teather remains supple and good, with light cracking… (172-4820). Learn More »

US ENLISTEDMAN’S CW BELT WITH PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE

US ENLISTEDMAN’S CW BELT WITH PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE

Belt plate face exhibits medium coppery patina with light dings and scratching. Reverse hooks solid. Bridal leather belt measures 36” in length, 1.875” in width, with brass keeper & six holes.… (172-4821). Learn More »

US PATTERN 1839 ENLISTEDMAN’S BELT PLATE

US PATTERN 1839 ENLISTEDMAN’S BELT PLATE

Medium bright face exhibits minor dings & small patch of grime, else VG. Reverse retains lead backing and “puppy paw” style hooks.  [JP] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH… (172-4571). Learn More »

SMALL PATTERN 1839 US BELT PLATE

SMALL PATTERN 1839 US BELT PLATE

Bright face which shows signs of only light wear and small amounts of discoloration. Back has 100% lead fill and single arrow hook and tongue.  [ad] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS… (543-29). Learn More »

C. 1900-1920 US ARMY OFFICER BELT RIG WITH GILT BUCKLE, BLACK & GILT STRIPED BELT & GILT SWORD HANGERS

C. 1900-1920 US ARMY OFFICER BELT RIG WITH GILT BUCKLE, BLACK & GILT STRIPED BELT & GILT SWORD HANGERS

Bright M1851 spread eagle buckle w/keeper and clasp. Black leather belt measures 42” x 1.75”, w/attractive gilt belt keeper. The three attached sword hangers measure 7, 7.5 & 21”. Outer belt… (172-4119). Learn More »

TWO PIECE CONFEDERATE CS BUCKLE

TWO PIECE CONFEDERATE CS BUCKLE

This is a very nice two piece tongue and wreath “CS” plate. It has a rich chocolate patina that matches perfectly on each section. The two halves fit together well. The good fit and the matching… (213-96). Learn More »

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US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

The face of this plate has a nice copper colored patina with scattered darker areas. Edges have several small nicks and two chips. Reverse has lead fill and one attachment loop present. … (172-4317). Learn More »

U.S. PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

U.S. PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

Face of plate shows very good detail. Edge has small dings and one chip. Reverse has lead fill, with both attachment loops broken. Displays a nice copper colored patina.  … (172-4318). Learn More »

1832 PATTERN HEAVY ARTILLERY BELT

1832 PATTERN HEAVY ARTILLERY BELT

Buff leather dyed brown on the outside to conform to the 1851 Regulations while the inside has been left white. Leather is in very good condition overall but it is a little worn on the exterior… (172-3794). Learn More »

MAKER MARKED PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED AT PETERSBURG

MAKER MARKED PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED AT PETERSBURG

The face of this plate has good details on the eagle but the brass surface has suffered some damage. There are approx. six freeze cracks around the edges and the center is creased with two small… (R22611). Learn More »

COLLECTION OF CIVIL WAR U.S. LEATHER GEAR

COLLECTION OF CIVIL WAR U.S. LEATHER GEAR

What at first appears to be a U.S. infantry belt rig is actually an assemblage of separate Civil War leather items. The belt is a nice condition buff leather belt with original brass keeper on the… (840-13). Learn More »

VIRGINIA BELT BUCKLE

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”… (215-16). Learn More »


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TWO PIECE VIRGINIA PLATE WITH BELT

Belt is made of leather covered canvas and meas. approx. 31.50 inches long, not including the plate, and 1.75 inches wide. The leather is folded over the canvas and sewn down the center of the back of the belt. Most of the stitching of this central… (1000-767). Learn More »

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