Buckles/Plates

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RELIC U.S. “BOYD & SONS” CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM 1ST DAYS FIELD, GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

RELIC U.S. “BOYD & SONS” CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM 1ST DAYS FIELD, GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

This excavated Pattern 1839 oval US cartridge box plate has an even dark brown patina. The brass face is smooth with a central “US”, except for a few shallow scratches. The most noticeable runs… (1163-91). Learn More »

RELIC U.S. M1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE FROM TANEYTOWN ROAD, GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

RELIC U.S. M1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE FROM TANEYTOWN ROAD, GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

This is an excavated Pattern 1826 US eagle breast plate. The brass face features an eagle clutching arrows and an olive branch.  The plate’s reverse has 99% of the lead fill remaining, with some… (1163-95). Learn More »

SMALL “BURNSIDE” PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE FROM GETTYSBURG

SMALL “BURNSIDE” PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE FROM GETTYSBURG

Smaller-size eagle breast plate often called the “Burnside” breast plate and associated with troops from Maine. Stamped brass face is clean and smooth with a crisp eagle stamping. Face has an even… (2022-596). Learn More »

US PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE

US PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE

Non-dug US belt buckle for the accoutrement belt. Nice piece that shows light wear on front and back. The usual small dings from use are present but in no way detract. Face is bright and looks to have… (172-5885). Learn More »

$275.00
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US CIVIL WAR ENLISTED MAN’S BELT WITH PLATE & CAP BOX

US CIVIL WAR ENLISTED MAN’S BELT WITH PLATE & CAP BOX

Standard issue US Civil War enlisted man’s belt with pattern 1839 oval US plate in nice condition. The leather belt is supple with scattered surface crazing and minor scattered surface finish loss.… (1052-207). Learn More »

MAKER MARKED SMALL PATTERN 1839 OVAL US CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

MAKER MARKED SMALL PATTERN 1839 OVAL US CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

The face is in unissued condition and showing a lot of the original finish. Face is clean but for a few oxidation spots. Top edge has several very slight dimples. The reverse has 100% of the lead fill… (2022-741). Learn More »

VERY RARE REVOLUTIONARY WAR 84th REGIMENT, ROYAL HIGHLAND EMIGRANTS, CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE, ONE OF FIVE KNOWN

VERY RARE REVOLUTIONARY WAR 84th REGIMENT, ROYAL HIGHLAND EMIGRANTS, CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE, ONE OF FIVE KNOWN

This is one of five known examples of the rare cartridge box plate worn by the Royal Highland Emigrants, the 84th Regiment of Foot, in the Revolutionary War. These are identical to the plates worn by… (766-1816). Learn More »

US PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE

US PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE

Non-dug US belt buckle for the accoutrement belt. Nice piece that shows light wear on front and back. The usual small dings from use are present but in no way detract. Full lead on reverse with arrow… (172-5884). Learn More »

US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE

Non-dug US cartridge box plate for the outer flap of the cartridge pouch. Nice piece that shows light wear on front and back. Numerous small dings and scratches from use are present. Face is bright… (172-5886). Learn More »

$235.00
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US CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM FIRST MANASSAS, EX-SYD KERKSIS

US CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM FIRST MANASSAS, EX-SYD KERKSIS

This regulation US cartridge box plate was recovered in 1954 at Bull Run (First Manassas) by Syd Kerksis, one of the legendary early relic hunters and collectors, author of books on military belt… (2022-939). Learn More »

US PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE

US PATTERN 1839 BELT PLATE

Original oval Pattern 1839 US belt plate in cleaned condition. Face has been heavily cleaned. The surface has numerous scratches from age and use but nothing deep. Also the edges are good and free of… (490-3113). Learn More »

$195.00
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NICE MODEL 1851 SWORD BELT PLATE WITH MATCHING BENCH NUMBERED KEEPER

NICE MODEL 1851 SWORD BELT PLATE WITH MATCHING BENCH NUMBERED KEEPER

This is very good example of the standard, regulation Civil War belt plate for enlisted men armed with swords, such as cavalry or horse artillery, as well as infantry sergeants, heavy artillery with… (172-5871). Learn More »

VERY NICE PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE FOR MODEL 1840 NCO BALDRIC

VERY NICE PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE FOR MODEL 1840 NCO BALDRIC

This Pattern 1826 eagle breast plate is meant for use on the baldric of the Model 1840 NCO sword. The face of the plate is in excellent condition. It is clean and free from dings and scratches. The… (2022-742). Learn More »

US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM THE GETTYSBURG COLLECTION OF MR. KEN BREAM

US PATTERN 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE FROM THE GETTYSBURG COLLECTION OF MR. KEN BREAM

The Pattern 1839 oval US cartridge box plate also has a face with a dark patina and an overlaying scattered green discoloration showing that it was found in a fertilized field. It is also free of… (1163-75). Learn More »

RELIC SMALL U.S. WAIST BELT PLATE FROM GETTYSBURG FIELD HOSPITAL, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

RELIC SMALL U.S. WAIST BELT PLATE FROM GETTYSBURG FIELD HOSPITAL, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

This excavated small Pattern 1839 oval US cartridge box plate has an even brown patina. The brass face is smooth with a central “US” and showing moderate edge damage.  The plate’s reverse has… (1163-10). Learn More »

$395.00
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RELIC U.S. M1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE FROM WOLF HILL, GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

RELIC U.S. M1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE FROM WOLF HILL, GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

This is an excavated Pattern 1826 US eagle breast plate. The brass face features a well-worn eagle clutching arrows and an olive branch; this soldier really kept his brass polished!  The plate… (1163-72). Learn More »

RELIC U.S. M1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE FROM FAIRFIELD ROAD, GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

RELIC U.S. M1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE FROM FAIRFIELD ROAD, GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

This is an excavated Pattern 1826 US eagle breast plate. The brass face features an eagle clutching arrows and an olive branch.  The plate exhibits a slight bend. The reverse has 100% of the lead… (1163-58). Learn More »

$425.00
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CONFEDERATE WAIST BELT IMPROVISED OF SNAKE BUCKLE AND CS RIFLE SLING

CONFEDERATE WAIST BELT IMPROVISED OF SNAKE BUCKLE AND CS RIFLE SLING

Field-used and field-modified equipment is a really interesting area of study where a moment of innovation or need on the part of a soldier comes to life. This also one of those objects that carries… (480-167). Learn More »

$2,655.00
Originally $2,950.00

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE FROM GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

PATTERN 1826 EAGLE BREAST PLATE FROM GETTYSBURG, KEN BREAM COLLECTION

Item is in good condition. Brass face with typical eagle stamping. Light wear on the edges. Back has most of its lead fill with moderate pitting. The wire loops are missing. This plate is for use on… (1163-78). Learn More »

MILITIA / CONFEDERATE CLIPPED-CORNER BELT PLATE WITH INITIALS

MILITIA / CONFEDERATE CLIPPED-CORNER BELT PLATE WITH INITIALS

Excavated “clipped corner” belt plate.  Nice brown-green mixed patina.  Retains good shape as most sheet brass plates were susceptible to bends and folds.  This specimen exhibits only the… (2022-392). Learn More »

$295.00
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SCARCE TINTYPE OF GENERAL WILLIAM STARKE, LOUISIANA BRIGADE, KILLED IN ACTION AT ANTIETAM WHILE IN DIVISION COMMAND

This very clear sixth-plate tintype is from the collection of the late Bill Turner and shows William Edwin Starke as Lieutenant Colonel. He is posed wearing an early war Confederate uniform showing both the two stars of Confederate lieutenant colonel… (1138-1839). Learn More »

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