Buckles/Plates

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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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

SMALL 1839 PATTERN US CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

SMALL 1839 PATTERN US CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

Maker marked on the reverse, “W. H. SMITH / BROOKLYN”. VF condition with lots of original gilt finish. Nice maker stamping. Wire hooks. Very strong. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM,… (622-180). Learn More »

$400.00
Originally $425.00

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

This plate has a nice and even darkened patina. The detail on the eagle is very good. Edge of plate has some very slight dings. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill with the two iron hooks present.… (490-854). Learn More »

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

This plate has a nice and even darkened patina. The detail on the eagle is very good. Edge of plate has slight dings. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill with the two iron hooks present. Hooks have… (490-856). Learn More »

RELIC US EAGLE BREAST PLATE

RELIC US EAGLE BREAST PLATE

This US breast plate features the spread-winged eagle design. It was recovered from the greater Richmond area. Plate has a semi-bright patina, with high areas showing more original gilt. Edge of plate… (883-112). Learn More »

US PATTERN 1851 OFFICER’S BELT PLATE ON REPRODUCTION BELT

US PATTERN 1851 OFFICER’S BELT PLATE ON REPRODUCTION BELT

Rectangular brass plate features a raised decoration at center of a spread-winged eagle with a patriotic shield on his chest, surrounded by an oak leaf wreath. Brass keeper is attached. Reverse has a… (490-858). Learn More »

US EAGLE BREAST PLATE

US EAGLE BREAST PLATE

This US breast plate features the spread-winged eagle design. It was recovered from the greater Richmond area. Plate has a darkened patina. Edge of plate has some slight nicks. Reverse of plate still… (883-111). Learn More »

US CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

US CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

This plate was recovered from the greater Richmond area. Plate has a darkened patina. Edge of plate has some very slight nicks.  Reverse of plate still retains lead fill and two iron loops. Both… (883-81). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE GUTTERBACK FRAMED BUCKLE

CONFEDERATE GUTTERBACK FRAMED BUCKLE

This CS brass buckle was recovered from the greater Richmond area. Plate has a nice, rich patina with hints of the original gilt on the edges. Some surface dirt is present.   [sm] … (883-133). Learn More »

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

This non-dug plate has a nice smooth dark patina throughout. The detail on the eagle is very good. Some small dings are present on edge of plate. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill and both hooks,… (490-852). Learn More »


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ORNATE NON-REGULATION MODEL 1850 FIELD & STAFF OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO 141ST NEW YORK MAJOR

Sword is identified to Charles W. Clanharty [Clauharty] who rose to be Major and then Lieutenant-Colonel (not mustered) in the 141st New York Infantry. The drawn sword meas. approx. 37.25 inches from point to pommel. Quill-backed blade is approx.… (846-118). Learn More »

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