Military Accoutrements

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SCARCE EXCAVATED OHIO INFANTRY OVM BELT PLATE IN VERY GOOD CONDITION

SCARCE EXCAVATED OHIO INFANTRY OVM BELT PLATE IN VERY GOOD CONDITION

See O’Donnell and Campbell, Plate 554, indicates plates of this letter style date 1861 to 1863 and “saw considerable use in both theatres of the Civil War.” This follows the standard… (1156-21). Learn More »

OVAL US DRAGOON STYLE BELT PLATE

OVAL US DRAGOON STYLE BELT PLATE

Introduced in 1839, these plates are stamped rolled brass with a lead-solder filled back securing the belt hooks and were initially issued to both foot troops and dragoons with differences over the… (1156-09). Learn More »

PAIR OF CIVIL WAR SERGEANT MAJOR’S AND NCO STAFF SHOULDER SCALES

PAIR OF CIVIL WAR SERGEANT MAJOR’S AND NCO STAFF SHOULDER SCALES

Introduced in 1851 for mounted troops, brass shoulder scales were decorative, but were also meant to be a defense against saber cuts. In 1854/55 they became regulation for all branches of service and… (2021-1007). Learn More »

WHITE BUFF MODEL 1832 HEAVY ARTILLERY SWORD BELT WITH PLATE

WHITE BUFF MODEL 1832 HEAVY ARTILLERY SWORD BELT WITH PLATE

White buff leather is in excellent condition. The belt is constructed in three sections which are connected by two square brass rings. Hanging from the rings is a white buff frog for a Model 1832… (766-1604). Learn More »

US/CS CIVIL WAR RIFLE SLING FOR THE PATTERN 1853 ENFIELD

US/CS CIVIL WAR RIFLE SLING FOR THE PATTERN 1853 ENFIELD

Brown leather sling made for use on the Pattern 1853 Enfield musket. Leather shows some very light signs of age and use but is still soft and pliable. One end has a sewn leather belt loop while the… (1142-89). Learn More »

ARSENAL MARKED CIVIL WAR RIFLE SLING FOR THE PATTERN 1853 ENFIELD OR THE MODEL 1842 MUSKET

ARSENAL MARKED CIVIL WAR RIFLE SLING FOR THE PATTERN 1853 ENFIELD OR THE MODEL 1842 MUSKET

Brown leather sling made for use on the Pattern 1853 Enfield or M1842 musket. Leather shows some very light signs of age and use but is still soft and pliable. One end has a sewn leather belt loop… (1142-88). Learn More »

ARROWBACK OVAL US PLATE WITH RACK NUMBER

ARROWBACK OVAL US PLATE WITH RACK NUMBER

This is the standard Civil War belt plate for infantrymen. Introduced in 1839, these plates are stamped rolled brass with a lead-solder filled back securing the belt hooks. Initially issued to both… (1156-12). Learn More »

SCARCE EXCAVATED “BURNSIDE PATTERN” SHOULDER BELT PLATE

SCARCE EXCAVATED “BURNSIDE PATTERN” SHOULDER BELT PLATE

This is the slightly small version of the standard eagle breast plate used on cartridge box slings. These have been nicknamed the Burnside pattern from their recovery on 9th Corps sites. O’Donnell… (1156-16). Learn More »

US CIVIL WAR HIGH GRADE GENERAL OFFICER’S SWORD BELT

US CIVIL WAR HIGH GRADE GENERAL OFFICER’S SWORD BELT

Leather belt is in excellent condition. The belt meas. approx. 1.75 inches wide and is complete with both drops and all its hardware. Both the body of the belt and the drops are decorated with three… (766-1643). Learn More »

EARLY AMERICAN CARTRIDGE BOX WITH BELT, BUCKLE, BAYONET AND SCABBARD

EARLY AMERICAN CARTRIDGE BOX WITH BELT, BUCKLE, BAYONET AND SCABBARD

This is a very nice early, American-made, set of infantry or militia accoutrements. Set consists of a cartridge box on a waist belt with a sheet brass buckle and a bayonet with scabbard and belt frog… (401-45). Learn More »

GREAT FIELD USED, SOLDIER STENCILLED AND MODIFIED NY DEPOT CANTEEN

GREAT FIELD USED, SOLDIER STENCILLED AND MODIFIED NY DEPOT CANTEEN

This pattern of the 1858 canteen will be familiar to collectors from its smooth sides, brown wool cover, and chain holding the stopper as one coming out of the New York Depot. We find this even more… (480-204). Learn More »

$695.00
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EXCELLENT NEW YORK DEPOT CANTEEN WITH RACK MARKINGS

EXCELLENT NEW YORK DEPOT CANTEEN WITH RACK MARKINGS

This canteen uses a short chain to retain the stopper, a trademark of canteens passing through the New York Depot, supplied by different makers answering advertisements for contracts, inspected there… (480-203). Learn More »

LANCASTER COUNTY PENNSYLVANIA SCREW-TIP POWDER HORN

LANCASTER COUNTY PENNSYLVANIA SCREW-TIP POWDER HORN

Dating to the early or mid-nineteenth century, this horn has the typical flat-topped base plug with coiled rope molding associated with Lancaster and rather simple screw tip spout. The base and spout… (480-218). Learn More »

$750.00
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M1851 US CAVALRY BELT RIG WITH PLATE, ALL STRAPS, PISTOL CARTRIDGE BOX, AND HOLSTER

M1851 US CAVALRY BELT RIG WITH PLATE, ALL STRAPS, PISTOL CARTRIDGE BOX, AND HOLSTER

Buff leather sword belt in very good condition. The leather is strong and supple with no weak spots. The shoulder support strap (Sam Brown belt) is of bridle leather but is complete and strong; some… (401-48). Learn More »

$2,500.00
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NON-DUG PATTERN 1826 EAGLE CARTRIDGE BOX BREAST PLATE

NON-DUG PATTERN 1826 EAGLE CARTRIDGE BOX BREAST PLATE

Plate has a pleasing light mellow patina. The face has good detail and no dings, dents or scratches and is very clean. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill and both eyelets. [ad]… (1146-121). Learn More »

SCARCE U.S. 1819 PATTERN BAYONET SHOULDER BELT PLATE FROM FORT HAWKINS, GEORGIA

SCARCE U.S. 1819 PATTERN BAYONET SHOULDER BELT PLATE FROM FORT HAWKINS, GEORGIA

These scarce plates were designed by Armitage in Philadelphia in 1819 for wear on the 1808 pattern bayonet shoulder belt (by then reduced from 2.5 to 2.25 inches in width.) They are made of stamped… (766-1542). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE “EGG-SHAPED” OVAL CS BELT PLATE

CONFEDERATE “EGG-SHAPED” OVAL CS BELT PLATE

It was a not very well-kept secret among collectors in the 1970s and 1980s that the best place to find Confederate material was New England, where it was brought home as a souvenir and ended up in one… (766-1597). Learn More »

$2,750.00
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MODEL 1858 BULLSEYE CANTEEN WITH CORK, COVER, AND PARTIAL SLING

MODEL 1858 BULLSEYE CANTEEN WITH CORK, COVER, AND PARTIAL SLING

Original Civil War Model 1858 corrugated-pattern tin canteen, often called the “bullseye” pattern. The body consists of two circular sections of pressed-tin soldered together at the rim. The… (362-939). Learn More »

SMALL PATTERN M1839 U.S. CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE – “W.H. SMITH / BROOKLYN”

SMALL PATTERN M1839 U.S. CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE – “W.H. SMITH / BROOKLYN”

The face of this plate is near perfect with great original finish. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill and both iron loops. Maker’s mark, “W. H. SMITH / BROOKLYN” is clearly stamped. A very… (1142-130). Learn More »

$395.00
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CIVIL WAR OFFICER’S TOOLED SWORD BELT WITH PATTERN 1851 BUCKLE

CIVIL WAR OFFICER’S TOOLED 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 together on the inside. A double row of stitching is also found on top and bottom… (766-1554). Learn More »


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SELMA ARSENAL WRAPPER AND ENFIELD CARTRIDGES

Included in a wood display case is a cartridge wrapper from Selma Arsenal dated July 1864, seven complete cartridges, and a pack of percussion caps.  The cartridges and caps came out of this wrapper.  An excavated Enfield bullet is also included,… (1000-743). Learn More »

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