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US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE RECOVERED IN VA, IN EXCELLENT CONDITION!

US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE RECOVERED IN VA, IN EXCELLENT CONDITION!

Wonderful excavated example of the pattern 1839 Cartridge Box Plate. Face has a rich dark olive patina with very little wear. Lead back intact with two iron loops. Choice plate! … (766-12129). Learn More »

US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE RECOVERED IN VA

US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE RECOVERED IN VA

Nice light brown/olive patina, both iron hooks intact, bent over. Minor ding along edge by letter “S”. Minor wear to face of plate, lead back intact. Nice excavated plate. … (766-12128). Learn More »

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED IN VA

US PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE RECOVERED IN VA

Nice example excavated Eagle Breast Plate. Nice olive/tar patina on face, sharp detail of winged spread eagle. Back, sans both iron loops. Minor dings along edge. … (766-12127). Learn More »

US PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE FROM CEDAR CREEK

US PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE FROM CEDAR CREEK

Complete oval Pattern 1839 US belt plate. Face has a chocolate patina with some light discoloration from ground action. The face has an upward bend near the letter “S” and a few minor freeze… (516-604). Learn More »

$150.00
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PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE RECOVERED AT CEDAR CREEK

PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE RECOVERED AT CEDAR CREEK

The face of this plate is smooth with a faint patina. There are a few minor dents, scratches and surface dirt but nothing out of the ordinary. The reverse has 98% of the lead fill which Is… (516-603). Learn More »

US MODEL 1851 OFFICER’S BELT PLATE

US MODEL 1851 OFFICER’S BELT PLATE

Rectangular plate of the pattern used by officer’s during the Civil War. Plate is all brass and has good detail to the stamping on the front. Raised areas have lost their gilt finish but some… (516-602). Learn More »

PRE-WAR TWO PIECE MILITIA PLATE WITH BELT

PRE-WAR TWO PIECE MILITIA PLATE WITH BELT

Bridle leather belt approx. 1.75 inches wide with a heavily tarred surface as is typical of leather items from the 1840’s & 50’s. Leather is in excellent condition. It is a little stiff due to… (1054-1472). Learn More »

$695.00
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BUFF LEATHER ENLISTEDMAN’S WAIST BELT AND PLATE

BUFF LEATHER ENLISTEDMAN’S WAIST BELT AND PLATE

The belt is made of white buff leather and has been dyed on the outside. Attached to one end is the brass keeper while the other has a very nice Pattern 1839 oval “US” plate. In the area of the… (1071-04). Learn More »

UNTOUCHED UNISSUED PATTERN 1839 OVAL BELT PLATE

UNTOUCHED UNISSUED PATTERN 1839 OVAL BELT PLATE

Plate was standard issue to almost every Union soldier during the war. This plate still has the original untouched gilt finish and is free from dings and scratches. Reverse has 100% of the smooth lead… (286-403). Learn More »

UNISSUED PATTERN 1839 OVAL BELT PLATE

UNISSUED PATTERN 1839 OVAL BELT PLATE

Plate was standard issue to almost every Union soldier during the war. This plate has a nice untouched patina over its face. There are one or two small spots of discoloration from age. There is one… (172-5366). Learn More »

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE

The face of the plate has a good strong stamping with clear details on the eagle. The face has a moderate patina with several areas of dark discoloration along the right edge, the eagle’s neck and… (1000-633). Learn More »

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 sliding keeper. Buff leather is in slightly stiff but pliable condition. Belt meas. approx. 1.75 inches wide… (503-138). Learn More »

PATTERN 1819 “US” CROSSBELT PLATE

PATTERN 1819 “US” CROSSBELT PLATE

This early plate is a stamped brass vertical oval with the letters “”U.S.” at center. Plate was meant for wear on the white buff cross belts worn early in the history of the US Army. The face of… (M21510). Learn More »

$1,450.00
Originally $1,850.00

PATTERN 1839 OVAL CARTRIDGE BOX PLTE RECOVERED AT FREDERICKSBURG

PATTERN 1839 OVAL CARTRIDGE BOX PLTE RECOVERED AT FREDERICKSBURG

Plate has a nice even brown patina with lighter discoloration around the edges from ground action. Face has a good strong “US” stamping free from dings and dents. Reverse has 100% of the lead fill… (1000-1214). Learn More »

BRASS CIVIL WAR DRUMMER’S PLATE

BRASS CIVIL WAR DRUMMER’S PLATE

This plate was meant to be worn on the sling of the drum and to hold the drumsticks when not in use. The front of the plate is made of a sheet of thin brass with clipped corners. Mounted to the front… (1000-2161). Learn More »

RELIC PATTERN 1839 OVAL US BELT PLATE WITH REMOVED LEAD

RELIC PATTERN 1839 OVAL US BELT PLATE WITH REMOVED LEAD

Plate has a mixed green & black patina. The green patina usually means that this plate came from a fertilized field. Fertilized fields are plowed and this plate shows the effects of a plow strike… (998-803). Learn More »

RELIC PATTERN 1839 OVAL US CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE RECOVERED FROM THE WILDERNESS

RELIC PATTERN 1839 OVAL US CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE RECOVERED FROM THE WILDERNESS

Plate has a nice even dark patina with a hint of green to it. Face is smooth and free of dings and dents. Reverse has 100% lead fill but no hooks remain. Lead is marked with recovery information and a… (1000-1228). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR US NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS BELT

CIVIL WAR US NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS BELT

Bridle leather, 41. 50 x 1.875”, w/ riveted brass-keeper and hook on each end. 14 belt holes.  Leather supple, w/flaking on the bridle leather side, and one worn spot along bottom edge. Else VG,… (R23066). Learn More »

$95.00
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US P1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE RECOVERED IN GEORGIA

US P1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE RECOVERED IN GEORGIA

Standard Pattern 1839 cartridge box plate recovered in a trash pit in a US Infantry camp at Tunnel Hill, GA. Missing both iron loops with about half of the lead back melted away. The remaining lead… (1054-2636). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR OFFICER’S SWORD BELT WITH PATTERN 1851 BUCKLE

CIVIL WAR OFFICER’S SWORD BELT WITH PATTERN 1851 BUCKLE

This is an officer’s sword belt rig in very good condition. Belt is constructed of folded leather that is stitched. Nice tooled floral design on belt. Belt leather measures approximately 39” long… (1087-77). Learn More »


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UNION ARMY AMBULANCE CORPS WAGONS AT BELLE PLAIN LANDING MAY 1864

Scenes of Civil War army camps and depots often give a real chance at seeing army life up close, in detail, and unposed as men go about their tasks unaware of the camera. Sometimes identified as a taken near City Point along the James River, this… (1054-688). Learn More »

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