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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 »

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 »

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… (1000-1539). Learn More »

EXCAVATED “OVM” WAIST BELT PLATE

EXCAVATED “OVM” WAIST BELT PLATE

This Civil War Ohio Volunteer Militia Enlisted Infantry belt plate, is in good excavated condition.  This early war belt plate measures 52 mm x 75 mm and is constructed from die-struck rolled sheet… (1000-1540). Learn More »

UNISSUED SMALL PATTERN US BUCKLE AND WHITE BUFF BELT

UNISSUED SMALL PATTERN US BUCKLE AND WHITE BUFF BELT

Here is a very nice, unissued Model 1839 small pattern U.S. belt and buckle. The buckle is the early small size with only two hooks, measuring 2 ¾” x 1 ½”. Buckle shows no wear and retains a… (1000-609). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE TWO PIECE SWORD BELT PLATE

CONFEDERATE TWO PIECE SWORD BELT PLATE

An excavated Confederate officer’s belt buckle. Cast brass buckle created in two pieces; a tongue and a wreath.  The "CS" at center on tongue stands out well.  Nice green patina. Both belt loops… (1000-1323). Learn More »

UNISSUED US BUCKLE AND BUFF BELT

UNISSUED US BUCKLE AND BUFF BELT

Here is a very nice, unissued Civil War U.S. belt and buckle. The buckle is the early dragoon style with “puppy-paw” hooks mounted behind the “S”. Shows no wear, but a few small dings. Dark… (1000-608). Learn More »

UNISSUED US BUCKLE AND BUFF BELT

UNISSUED US BUCKLE AND BUFF BELT

Here is a very nice, unissued Civil War U.S. belt and buckle. The buckle is the early dragoon style with “puppy-paw” hooks mounted behind the “S”. Shows no wear and retains a bright brass… (1000-607). Learn More »

TWO PIECE VIRGINIA PLATE WITH BELT

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… (1000-767). Learn More »

VOLUNTEER MAINE MILITIA BELT PLATE

VOLUNTEER MAINE MILITIA BELT PLATE

This very rare brass belt plate was recovered from the greater Richmond area. Plate has a darkened patina. Edge of plate has very slight nicks. Scratched into the front of the plate below “VMM” is… (883-85). Learn More »

$1,695.00
Originally $2,000.00

PATTERN 1839 SNY PLATE

PATTERN 1839 SNY PLATE

This belt plate was recovered from the greater Richmond area. Plate has a darkened patina. Edge of plate has some slight nicks.  Reverse of plate still retains lead fill. Puppy paw hooks and tongue… (883-79). Learn More »

$695.00
Originally $795.00

CIVIL WAR OFFICER’S SWORD BELT PLATE ON AN INDIAN WAR BELT

CIVIL WAR OFFICER’S SWORD BELT PLATE ON AN INDIAN WAR BELT

The body of the leather belt shows some light wear along the edges but is in otherwise very good condition. The construction of the belt looks to be wartime but the furniture and the keeper for the… (410-106). Learn More »

INDIAN WAR ERA OFFICER’S MODEL 1851 BELT PLATE AND BELT

INDIAN WAR ERA OFFICER’S MODEL 1851 BELT PLATE AND BELT

Plate maker mark (on reverse): “Ridabock & Co./ N.Y.”. Black bridal leather belt, 36.5” in length, 1.75” wide, is in excellent condition, with tight stitching. Bright plate with spread… (990-09). Learn More »

US PATTERN 1826 NCO EAGLE BREAST PLATE IN EXCELLENT CONDITION

US PATTERN 1826 NCO EAGLE BREAST PLATE IN EXCELLENT CONDITION

The brass face of this plate is in excellent condition, bright and clean. Sharp details to the eagle. Reverse has 100% of the lead fill and three wire hooks are present. … (998-797). Learn More »

$450.00
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MAKER MARKED SMALL PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

MAKER MARKED SMALL PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

Maker-mark on reverse, “WH. Smith/ Brooklyn”. Small pattern plate, 2.75” in length, 1.5” in width. Smooth face with minor dings, and bright [but dull] coppery patina. Clean lead backing… (286-400). Learn More »

US MODEL 1851 OFFICER’S SWORD BELT PLATE

US MODEL 1851 OFFICER’S SWORD BELT PLATE

Ames Mfg. Co. style plate, with rectangular spread eagle. Exhibits medium dark coppery patina, with darkened spot below the eagle’s claws. No keeper numerals. Reverse displays slight grime with… (M25752). Learn More »

MAKER MARKED US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

MAKER MARKED US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

Maker Mark: (on reverse) “W.H. Smith/ Brooklyn”. Small pattern oval plate, 2.75 x1.5”. Bright face, exhibiting minor dings. Reverse lead backing clean, w/light scratching. Solid prong… (286-405). Learn More »

RELIC MODEL 1851 NCO SWORD BELT PLATE FROM RICHMOND

RELIC MODEL 1851 NCO SWORD BELT PLATE FROM RICHMOND

Excavated Civil War era non-commissioned officer’s belt buckle. Cast brass eagle buckle with all of the applied German silver wreath missing. This has the narrow ½ inch wide hook on back as well as… (R22791). Learn More »

RELIC PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE FROM MALVERN HILL

RELIC PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE FROM MALVERN HILL

This is an excavated “eagle” plate for the shoulder strap of the infantry cartridge box. Brass face has a nice smooth brown patina. The plate’s reverse has 98% of the lead fill. The two iron… (R22794). Learn More »


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SUPERB GETTYSBURG CAMPAIGN CONFEDERATE SOLDIER LETTER - CORPORAL JAMES A. McGALLIARD, CO “B”, 54TH NORTH CAROLINA INFANTRY

Dated “Williams Port VA/ July the 10th 1863”. To his wife. 2 pp., in ink, on lined paper, 7.75 x 11.5”. Exhibits yellowing & light foxing, ink lightly faded; also fold-marks & light chipping at fold-line intersections. Else VG, and… (897-187). Learn More »

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